Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *bin-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܒܪܐ (brām (plural ܒܢܝܐ‎, singular feminine counterpart ܒܪܬܐ‎)

  1. son
  2. young (of an animal)
  3. descendant, scion
  4. follower, disciple, partisan
  5. member, companion
  6. (in the plural) freemen
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Semitic *barr-. Cognate with Arabic بَرّ(barr) and Hebrew בַּר(bar).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [barrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܒܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܒܪܐ)

  1. field, wild, open country
  2. outside, outdoors
  3. external part, outer side
InflectionEdit
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

ܒܪܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܒܪܘܬܐor ܒܪܬܐor ܒܪܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܒܐܪܐ
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • br”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 36a-b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 53a
  • 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. 177b