ܕܩܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Hebrew דֶּקֶל (déqel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dɛqlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dɛqle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܩܠܐ (transliteration needed) f (plural ܕܩܠܐ)

  1. date palm
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܕܩܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. (agriculture) soaking or cleaning wheat
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dql" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 69b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 96b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 317b