ܦܓܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [paɡɡɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [paɡɡe(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic فِجّ (fiǧǧ, unripe) and Hebrew פַּגָּה (paggâ).

Noun[edit]

ܦܓܐ m (plural ܦܓܐ)

  1. unripe fig, sycomore
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic فَاغِيَة (fāġiyya(t)).

Noun[edit]

ܦܓܐ m (plural ܦܓܐ)

  1. henna flower
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Arabic فَجّ (faǧǧ)

Noun[edit]

ܦܓܐ m (plural ܦܓܐ)

  1. crossroads
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܦܓܐ m (plural ܦܓܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܦܟܐ.
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "pg"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 433a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1153a