ܡܕܩܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܩ-ܩ (d-q-q) related to grinding. Compare Akkadian [script needed] (madakku), Arabic مِدَقَة (midaqa(t)), and Hebrew מְדוֹכָה (məḏôḵâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ðɑq(qə)θɑ(ʔ)], [m(ə)ðaq(qə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ðɑqɑθɑ(ʔ)], [m(ə)ðaqqɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܕܩܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܕܩܬܐ)

  1. mortar (used with a pestle)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • mdqh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • mdkh”, 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. 61a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 253a, 254a
  • 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, pp. 714b, 717a