Akkadian edit

Etymology edit

Root
z-r-'
1 term

From Proto-Semitic *zarʕ- (seed). Cognate with Arabicزَرْع(zarʕ) and Biblical Hebrewזֶרַע(zɛ́raʕ).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

zērum m (construct state zēr or zēri, plural zērū)

  1. seed
  2. semen
  3. offspring, descendant

Alternative forms edit

Cuneiform spellings
Logograms Phonetic

References edit

  • zēru”, in The Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago (CAD), Chicago: University of Chicago Oriental Institute, 1956–2011