ܫܩܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܩ-ܠ (IPA(key): /ʃ-q-l/) related to taking.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃɛqlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃɛqle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܩܠܐ)

  1. burden, load
  2. tribute, tax, impost
  3. (in the plural) takings, receipts, gains
  4. robe with a train
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܩ-ܠ (IPA(key): /ʃ-q-l/) related to taking. The sense of "syllable" is a calque of Ancient Greek συλλαβή (sullabḗ) and the sense of "paradigm" is a calque of Arabic وَزْن (wazn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)qɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)qɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܩܠܐ)

  1. taking, lifting up
  2. taking away, deprivation
  3. assuming
  4. toil, effort, pains, care, diligence
  5. evidence, argument
  6. (logic) conclusion
  7. taking in marriage, choosing a spouse
  8. burden, torture
  9. tribute, payment
  10. part, share, portion, provision
  11. province
  12. mortar (used with a pestle)
  13. (grammar, linguistics) syllable
  14. (grammar) paradigm, verbal form
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$ql" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 379b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 594a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1597a-1598a