ܬܢܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic تَنُّور (tannūr), Hebrew תַּנּוּר (tannûr), and English tandoor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tannurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tannure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܢܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܢܘܪܐ)

  1. tandoor, oven
  2. furnace
  3. candelabrum
  4. (anatomy) pectoral cavity
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian *tanwār. Compare Manichaean Middle Persian tnwʾr (tanwār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tannurɑ(ʔ)], [tanwɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tannure(ʔ)], [tanwɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܢܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܢܘܪܐ)

  1. cuirass, corselet, breastplate
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • tnwr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 394b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 616b
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, p. 1654b