heykel

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See also: heykəl

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian هیکل ‎(haykal, heykal), Arabic هَيْكَل ‎(haykal), from Proto-West Semitic, from Akkadian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(ekallu), from Sumerian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(É.GAL).

Noun[edit]

heykel m

  1. statue (three-dimensional work of art)

References[edit]

  • 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


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at statue. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see heykel in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) December 2008


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish هیكل ‎(heykel), from Persian هیکل ‎(haykal, heykal), from Arabic هَيْكَل ‎(haykal), from Proto-West Semitic, from Akkadian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(ekallu), from Sumerian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(É.GAL).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

heykel ‎(definite accusative heykeli, plural heykeller)

  1. statue

Declension[edit]


Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian هیکل ‎(haykal, heykal), Arabic هَيْكَل ‎(haykal), from Proto-West Semitic, from Akkadian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(ekallu), from Sumerian 𒂍𒃲 ‎(É.GAL).

Noun[edit]

heykel

  1. (rare) temple
  2. statue