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Classical SyriacEdit


From Proto-Semitic *ʾarṣ́-.



ܐܪܥܐ (ˀarˁāf (plural ܐܪܥܬܐ)

  1. land, soil, earth
  2. field
  3. ground, floor
  4. (architecture) ground floor, first floor
  5. bottom
  6. country, region


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ܐܪܥܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Earth


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