√Ad. ZIR root. (biconsonantal-root) “love, desire” (Category: to Love; Love)
A Primitive Adûnaic root glossed “love, desire”, the basis for the verbal element zîr- of similar meaning and the noun zâir “yearning” (SD/423). It is likely also the basis for the noun izrê “sweetheart, beloved” (SD/424).
Reference ✧ SD/423 ✧ “love, desire”