ܐܓܘܓܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀγωγός (agōgós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔaɡɡoɣɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔaɡɡoɣe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܐܓܘܓܐ m (plural ܐܓܘܓܐ)

  1. watercourse (aqueduct, waterfall, canal, etc.)
  2. (figuratively) stream
  3. cleft, fissure
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀγωγή (agōgḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔaɡɡoɣɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܐܓܘܓܐ m (uncountable)

  1. free will, way of life
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • ")gwg" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 2b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 3a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 6a