ܚܠܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܠ-ܠ (IPA(key): /ħ-l-l/).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)lulɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)lule(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܠܘܠܐ)

  1. holiday, festival
  2. banquet, supper, meal (especially marriage feast)
  3. wedding
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܠ-ܠ (IPA(key): /ħ-l-l/) related to cutting apart.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɑlolɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɑlole(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܠܘܠܐ)

  1. cleft, cavity, small pit
  2. (carpentry) plane
Inflection[edit]
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References[edit]

  • "xlwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 104b-105a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 142b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 453b