ܫܘܩܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃuqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃuqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian 𒋻 (B009ellst.png, sūqu, street), from [script needed] (sâqu, narrow) [Cuneiform needed]. Cognate with Arabic ضَيِّق (ḍayyiq), Ugaritic 𐎕𐎊𐎖 (ṣyq, narrow).

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܩܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܩܐ)

  1. street
  2. square, plaza, forum, court
  3. market, bazaar
  4. open space
  5. quarter, district, borough
Inflection[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek σηκός (sēkós).

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܩܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܩܐ)

  1. laura, enclosure
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$wq" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 363b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 568a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1534b