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Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾarṣ́-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܐܪܥܐ (ˀarˁāf (plural ܐܪܥܬܐ)

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

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Proper nounEdit

ܐܪܥܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Earth

ReferencesEdit

  • )r(”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 20b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 30a
  • 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, p. 104a-b