ܣܓܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew אֶשְׁכּוֹל (ʾeškôl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [s(ə)ɣolɑ(ʔ)], [s(ə)ɣulɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [s(ə)ɣole(ʔ)], [s(ə)ɣule(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܓܘܠܐ m (plural ܣܓܘܠܐ)

  1. (of fruit) bunch, cluster
  2. (figuratively) kind of hairstyle

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܣܓܘܠܐ m

  1. (astronomy) Pleiades

References[edit]

  • "sgwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 220b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 360b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 967a