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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly from Akkadian 𒀀𒈖 (abāru [A.GAR5]); compare Hebrew אֲבָר(ʾăḇār).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܐܒܪܐ (ʾăḇārā) m (uncountable)

  1. lead
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Hebrew אֵבָר(ʾêḇār).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʔɛv.rɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ˈʔɛv.re] (plural)

NounEdit

ܐܒܪܐ (ʾeḇrāf (plural ܐܒܪܐ)

  1. feather, pinion
  2. wing
  3. (anatomy) limb, body part
  4. custom, habit, lifestyle
InflectionEdit
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ˀbr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-06-10
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary : قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, page 2b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 2b
  • 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, page 5a