ܕܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܠ-ܐ (d-l-ʾ) related to drawing water. Compare Aramaic דול (daul, bucket), Akkadian [script needed] (dalū, dūlu, bucket), Arabic دَلْو (dalw), Hebrew דְּלִי (dəlî), as well as the Old Armenian loanword դոյլ (doyl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dawlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dawle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܘܠܐ)

  1. bucket, pail
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm

  1. (astrology, astronomy) Aquarius (constellation and zodiac sign)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܠ-ܠ (d-l-l) related to spinning.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dullɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dulle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܘܠܐ)

  1. thread
  2. hank, woof
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • dwl”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, pp. 60b, 65a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 86a-b
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, p. 282a-b