ܬܪܥܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܪ-ܥ (t-r-ʿ) related to breaking through. Compare Arabic ثَغْر (ṯaġr) and Hebrew שַׁעַר (šáʿar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tarʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tarʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܪܥܐ (tar‘ā’m (plural ܬܪܥܐ)

  1. door, gate, entrance, ingress
  2. (figuratively) beginning
  3. opening, outlet, vent
  4. gateway, avenue, pass
  5. (architecture) atrium
  6. court, palace
  7. chapter, heading
  8. (prosody, poetry) strophe, stanza
  9. plan, expedient
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܪ-ܥ (t-r-ʿ) related to breaking through.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tarrɑʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tarrɑʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܪܥܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܪܥܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܬܪܥܬܐ)

  1. doorkeeper, gatekeeper, porter
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܪ-ܥ (t-r-ʿ) related to breaking through. Compare Hebrew שׁוֹעֵר (šôʿēr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɑrʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tɑrʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܪܥܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܪܥܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܬܪܥܬܐ)

  1. doorkeeper, gatekeeper, porter
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܪ-ܥ (t-r-ʿ) related to breaking through.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t(ə)rɑʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [t(ə)rɑʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܪܥܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܪܥܐ)

  1. spurt, flow
  2. rip, rent
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • tr(”, 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. 398a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 621b
  • 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, pp. 1670b-1671a