ܦܠܦܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Sanskrit पिप्पलि (pippali, long pepper). Compare Arabic فِلْفِل (filfil) and Hebrew פִּלְפֵּל (pilpēl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɛlp(ə)lɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [pɛlp(ə)le(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܠܦܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܦܠܦܠܐ)

  1. pepper (fruit)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "plpl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 278b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 449b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1203a