ܣܩܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܣ-ܩ-ܠ (s-q-l) related to polishing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sɛqlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sɛqle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܣܩܠܐ)

  1. ornament
  2. elegance, enchantment
  3. embellishing
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܣ-ܩ-ܠ (s-q-l) related to polishing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [saqqɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [saqqɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܣܩܠܐ)

  1. polisher, furbisher, sculptor
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܣ-ܩ-ܠ (s-q-l) related to polishing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [s(ə)qɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [s(ə)qɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܣܩܠܐ)

  1. polishing
  2. embellishment, adornment
  3. splendour
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Ancient Greek σκάλα (skála), from Latin scāla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [s(ə)qɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [s(ə)qɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܩܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܣܩܠܐ)

  1. ladder
  2. stirrup
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὀκλάξ (okláx).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ܣܩܠܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. squatting, sitting down, cross-legged

References[edit]

  • sql”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2013-04-17
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 235b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 388b
  • 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. 1039b-1040a