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ܐܘܪܟܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܐ-ܪ-ܟ (IPA(key): /ʔ-r-k/) related to lengthening. Compare Hebrew אֹרֶךְ (ʾṓreḵ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܐܘܪܟܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. length, lengthiness
  2. longitude

InflectionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • ")wrk" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 19b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 8a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 22b