AkkadianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *birk-, *bark- (knee).

NounEdit

𒄭 (birku, burku) [DÙG, ḪI]

  1. knee

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Semitic. Cognate with Ugaritic 𐎉𐎁 (ṭb), Classical Syriac ܛܒܐ (ṭāḇāʾ), Arabic طَيِّب (ṭayyib, pleasant, agreeable), Hebrew טוֹב (ṭôḇ).

AdjectiveEdit

𒄭 (ṭābu) [DÙG]

  1. pleasant
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