ܕܪܬܐ

See also: ܕܕܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܕ-ܘ-ܪ(d-w-r) related to encircling, dwelling. Compare Arabic دَارَة(dāra).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [dɑrtɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dɑre], [dɑrɑθɑ] (plural)

NounEdit

ܕܪܬܐ (dārtāf (plural ܕܪܬܐ (dārāṯā) or ܕܪܐ(dārē))

  1. homestead, dwelling
  2. enclosure, pen, fold, yard
  3. (architecture) atrium, court, hall

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • drh”, 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, page 61b
  • 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 326a