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ܕܟܪܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ðikar- (man; male; phallus).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [dɛxrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dɛxre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܕܟܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܟܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܢܩܒܬܐ)

  1. male, man
  2. (anatomy) penis
  3. (in the plural, anatomy) male genitalia
  4. ram (male sheep)
  5. (uncountable) arsenic

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "dkr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 64b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 92a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 302b