See also: ܕܕܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܕ-ܘ-ܪ(d-w-r) related to going around. Compare Arabic دَار(dār), Hebrew דּוֹר(dōr) and Old Armenian դար (dar), a Semitic borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܕܪܐ (dārām (plural ܕܪܐ (dārē))

  1. generation, age, time, epoch
  2. circle or revolution of the year
  3. century, hundred years
  4. (ecclesiastical) procession
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܕ-ܪ-ܪ(d-r-r) related to fighting.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܕܪܐ (darrām (plural ܕܪܐ (darrē))

  1. wrestling, wrestling match
  2. contest
  3. striving, struggle
  4. fight, combat
  5. battle, war
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܕܪܐ (dārē)

  1. emphatic plural of ܕܪܬܐ(dārtā)

ReferencesEdit

  • dr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-05-16
  • dr2”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-05-16
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, page 61b, 69b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 97a
  • 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 319b