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ܒܚܪܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܒ-ܚ-ܪ (IPA(key): /b-ħ-r/) related to examining.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bɑħrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɑħre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܒܚܪܐ m (plural ܒܚܪܐ)

  1. testing
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܒ-ܚ-ܪ (IPA(key): /b-ħ-r/) related to examining.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [baħħɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [baħħɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܒܚܪܐ m (plural ܒܚܪܐ)

  1. scrutinizer, researcher
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Arabic بَحْر (baḥr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [baħrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [baħre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܒܚܪܐ m (plural ܒܚܪܐ)

  1. sea
InflectionEdit
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "bxr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 27b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 136a