Classical SyriacEdit


Cognate to Jewish Aramaic זִיקָּא(ziqqā); Arabic زِقّ(ziqq) is derived from Aramaic. (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)



ܙܩܐ (zeqqāf (plural ܙܩܐ (zeqqē))

  1. wineskin, leather bottle



  • zq”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, page 91a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 119a
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, page 393a