ܪܩܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܩ-ܕ ‎(r-q-d) related to dancing. Compare Arabic رَقْص ‎(raqṣ) and Hebrew רִקּוּד ‎(riqqûḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɛqdɑ(ʔ)], [raqdɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɛqde(ʔ)], [raqde(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܩܕܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܪܩܕܐ)

  1. dance, dancing
  2. revel, revelling
  3. jerking, convulsing
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܩ-ܕ ‎(r-q-d) related to dancing. Compare Arabic رَقَّاص ‎(raqqāṣ) and Hebrew רֹקֵד ‎(rōqēḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [raqqɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [raqqɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܩܕܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܪܩܕܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܪܩܕܬܐ)

  1. dancer, mime
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܩ-ܕ ‎(r-q-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [r(ə)qɑðɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܪܩܕܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. mourning, lamentation
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • rqd”, 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. 352b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 549b
  • 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. 1488b