ܚܙܝܪܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Akkadian [script needed] ‎(ḫuzīru), Arabic خِنْزِير ‎(ḵinzīr), and Hebrew חֲזִיר ‎(ḥăzîr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)zirɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)zire(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܚܙܝܪܐ ‎(ħzīrā’m ‎(plural ܚܙܝܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܚܙܝܪܬܐ)

  1. pig, swine, hog

InflectionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • xzyr”, 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. 101b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 136b
  • 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. 439b
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