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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root س ل ق(s-l-q) related to applied transformations (smearing, boiling, scolding …). Compare سَلَقَ(salaqa, to boil, smear, wound, leave a mark).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سَلِيقَة (salīqaf (plural سَلَائِق(salāʾiq))

  1. a stew, a brew
  2. nature, character, instinct

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Persian: سلیقه(saliqe, taste)

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