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ܡܓܠܬܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܓ-ܠ-ܠ(ɡ-l-l) related to rolling. Compare Akkadian [script needed] (magallatu), Arabic مَجَلَّة(maǧalla(t)), and Hebrew מְגִלָּה(məḡillâ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ɣal(lə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [m(ə)ɣalle(ʔ)], [m(ə)ɣallɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܡܓܠܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܓܠܬܐ or ܡܓܐܠܐor ܡܓܠܐ‎)

  1. scroll, roll
  2. parchment, sheet, skin
  3. (in the plural) notes
  4. volume, codex
  5. schedule
  6. (law) codicil
  7. (finance) bond, debenture, promissory note
InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [maɡɡal(lə)θɑ(ʔ)]

NounEdit

ܡܓܠܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܓܠܐ‎)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of ܡܓܠܐ
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mglh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 47b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 250b
  • 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, p. 709b