ܓܡܪܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܓ-ܡ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ɡ-m-r/) related to completing. Compare Hebrew גְּמָר (gəmār).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܓܡܪܐ m (uncountable)

  1. perfecting
  2. completion, consummation
  3. equipping
  4. (pathology) spasm, convulsion

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • ܠܓܡܪ

ReferencesEdit

  • "gmr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 50a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 73a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 243a-b
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