ܩܦܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܦ-ܠ ‎(q-p-l). Compare Arabic قُفْل ‎(qufl) and Hebrew קֵפֶל ‎(qḗᵽel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qaflɑ(ʔ)], [qɛflɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qafle(ʔ)], [qɛfle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. (architecture) recess, nook, inner chamber
  2. shrine
  3. lining, inside of garment
  4. secret, mystery
  5. machination, snare
  6. anything laid up: layer, treasure
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qɛflɑ(ʔ)], [q(ə)fɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qɛfle(ʔ)], [q(ə)fɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. turban, fillet
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܦ-ܠ ‎(q-p-l).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [q(ə)fɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [q(ə)fɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. departure
  2. stripping, tearing off
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qɑflɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qɑfle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. armful, sheaf
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

From Arabic قَافْلَة ‎(qāfla).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qɑflɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qɑfle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. caravan
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

From Ancient Greek κάπηλος ‎(kápēlos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qappelɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qappele(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. innkeeper
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 7[edit]

From Ancient Greek κεφαλή ‎(kephalḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qappɛlle(ʔ)] (singular and plural)
  • IPA(key): [qappɛllas] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܦܠܐܣ or ܩܐܦܠܐ or ܩܦܠܐ)

  1. chapter

References[edit]

  • qpl”, 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, pp. 325b-326a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 514a
  • 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. 1392a-b