ܙܩܦܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܙ-ܩ-ܦ (z-q-p) related to erecting. Compare Hebrew זִקּוּף (ziqqûᵽ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [z(ə)qɑfɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [z(ə)qɑfe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܙܩܦܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܙܩܦܐ)

  1. stake, pole
  2. palisade
  3. (grammar, orthography) name of a vowel mark equivalent to /ɑ/ or /ɔ/

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • zqp”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 120a
  • 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. 395a