𒂍𒃲

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Akkadian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sumerian 𒂍𒃲 (É.GAL).

Noun[edit]

𒂍𒃲 (ekallu [É.GAL])

  1. palace
  2. temple

Sumerian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

𒂍 (É, house, temple) + 𒃲 (GAL, great, big)

Noun[edit]

𒂍𒃲 (É.GAL)

  1. palace
  2. temple

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Edzard, D.O. (2003) Sumerian Grammar[1], Leiden/Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 19
  • Cabolov, R. L. (2001) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ kurdskovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Kurdish Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Russian Academy Press Vostochnaya Literatura, page 429
  • Kaufman, Stephen A. (1974) The Akkadian Influences on Aramaic (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago Assyriological Studies; 19)‎[2], Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, →ISBN, page 27
  • Leslau, Wolf (1991) Comparative Dictionary of Geʿez (Classical Ethiopic), 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 221