ܫܘܩܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃuqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃuqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian 𒋻 ‎(B009ellst.png, sūqu, street), from [script needed] ‎(sâqu, narrow). Cognate with Arabic ضَيِّق ‎(ḍayyiq), Ugaritic 𐎕𐎊𐎖 ‎(ṣyq, narrow).

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܩܐ ‎(šūqā’m ‎(plural ܫܘܩܐ)

  1. street
  2. square, plaza, forum, court
  3. market, bazaar
  4. open space
  5. quarter, district, borough
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek σηκός ‎(sēkós).

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܩܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܫܘܩܐ)

  1. laura, enclosure
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References[edit]

  • $wq”, 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. 363b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 568a
  • 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. 1534b