سكينة

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

سِكِّينَة (sikkīnaf (plural سَكَاكِين(sakākīn))

  1. Alternative form of سِكِّين(sikkīn, knife)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

An Arabic formation from the root س ك ن(s-k-n), but religious meanings are a semantic loan from Hebrew שְׁכִינָה(səḵīná).

NounEdit

سَكِينَة (sakīnaf (plural سَكَائِن(sakāʾin))

  1. inner peace, tranquility, calmness
  2. (religion) presence of God, shechinah
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ahrens, Karl (1930), “Christliches im Qoran. Eine Nachlese”, in Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft[1] (in German), volume 84, page 19
  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “سكينة”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 335
  • Geiger, Abraham (1833, 1902) Was hat Mohammed aus dem Judenthume aufgenommen? (in German), 2nd edition, Leipzig: M. W. Kaufmann, page 53
  • Jeffery, Arthur (1938) The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qurʾān (Gaekwad’s Oriental Series; 79), Baroda: Oriental Institute, page 174
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “سكينة”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 1, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 1116
  • Nöldeke, Theodor (1910) Neue Beiträge zur semitischen Sprachwissenschaft[2] (in German), Straßburg: Karl J. Trübner, page 24

Hijazi ArabicEdit

 
سَكِّينة

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic سِكِّينَة(sikkīna)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سَكِّينة (sakkīnaf (plural سَكاكين‎ (sakākīn))

  1. knife

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic سَكِينَة(sakīna).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سَكِينَة (sakīnaf

  1. quietness
  2. calmness
  3. Sakina; a female name
See alsoEdit

South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سِكِّينَة(sikkīna).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sik.kiː.ne/, [sɪkˈkiː.ne], [-a]
  • (file)

NounEdit

سكّينة (sikkīnef (plural سكاكين(sakākīn))

  1. knife