ܡܓܠܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܠ-ܠ ‎(ɡ-l-l) related to rolling. Compare Akkadian [script needed] ‎(magallatu), Arabic مَجَلَّة ‎(maǧalla(t)), and Hebrew מְגִלָּה ‎(məḡillâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ɣal(lə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ɣalle(ʔ)], [m(ə)ɣallɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܓܠܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܓܠܬܐ or ܡܓܐܠܐ or ܡܓܠܐ)

  1. scroll, roll
  2. parchment, sheet, skin
  3. (in the plural) notes
  4. volume, codex
  5. schedule
  6. (law) codicil
  7. (finance) bond, debenture, promissory note
Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maɡɡal(lə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܡܓܠܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܓܠܐ)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of ܡܓܠܐ
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • mglh”, 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, p. 47b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 250b
  • 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. 709b