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Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ʿigl-, from the root ܥ-ܓ-ܠ(ʿ-ɡ-l).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʕɛɣlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɛɣle(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܥܓܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܓܠܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܥܓܠܬܐ‎)

  1. calf, young bull

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ˁgl”, 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, p. 243b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 399b
  • 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. 1068a