żaqq

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic زِقّ (ziqq, skin bag for liquids, waterskin), from Classical Syriac ܙܩܐ (zeqqā, idem), which might be a variant of ܣܩܐ (saqqā, sack, bag). The latter is cognate with Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag, sackcloth), whence also English sack.

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Noun[edit]

żaqq f (plural żquq)

  1. (anatomy) stomach, belly