ܛܘܪܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Arabic طُور(ṭūr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tˤurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˤure(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܛܘܪܐ (ṭūrāʾm (plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. mountain, hill
  2. field, countryside
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Arabic طَوْر(ṭawr), Hebrew טוּר(ṭûr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tˤawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˤawre(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܛܘܪܐ (ṭawrāʾm (plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. space of time or distance
  2. moment, instant
  3. interval, duration
  4. measure, size, quantity, extent
  5. territory, boundary, border
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ṭwr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-09-28
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 125a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 170b
  • 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. 521a