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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic زِقّ(ziqq, skin bag for liquids, waterskin), from Classical Syriac ܙܩܐ(zeqqā, idem), which might be a variant of ܣܩܐ(saqqā, sack, bag). The latter is cognate with Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag, sackcloth), whence also English sack.

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żaqq f (plural żquq)

  1. (anatomy) stomach, belly