ܚܘܩܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Akkadian ḫūqu[Cuneiform?]. Compare Arabic حَقّ (ḥaqq) and Hebrew חֹק (ḥōq).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħuqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħuqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܩܐ m (plural ܚܘܩܐ)

  1. line, verse
  2. meaning
  3. limit, rule
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Akkadian ḫūqu[Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħawqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħawqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܩܐ m (plural ܚܘܩܐ)

  1. stair, rung
  2. reticle, lattice, trellis
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xwq" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2013-05-05.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 100b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 133b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 430b-431a