ܕܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܠ-ܐ (IPA(key): /d-l-ʔ/) related to drawing water. Compare Arabic دَلْو (dalw) and Hebrew דְּלִי (dəlî).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dawlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dawle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܘܠܐ)

  1. bucket, pail
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm

  1. (astrology, astronomy) Aquarius (constellation and zodiac sign)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܠ-ܠ (IPA(key): /d-l-l/) related to spinning.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dullɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dulle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܘܠܐ)

  1. thread
  2. hank, woof
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 60b, 65a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 86a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 282a-b