ܦܘܓܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Akkadian puglu[Cuneiform?] and Arabic فُجْل (fuǧl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [puɣlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [puɣle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܘܓܠܐ m (plural ܦܘܓܠܐ)

  1. radish (plant and vegetable)
  2. (botany) wild radish; horseradish

Inflection[edit]

Irregular absolute and construct singular with a varying Waw.

References[edit]

  • "pgwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 435b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1159b