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S. esgal, n. “veil, screen, hiding; cast shadow; roof of leaves”
References ✧ PE17/184; SA/esgal
|✶skalā > esgal||[ṣkalā] > [ṣkala] > [eskala] > [eskal] > [esgal]||✧ PE17/184.2212|
Ilk. esgal n. “screen, hiding, roof of leaves”
A noun meaning “screen, hiding, roof of leaves” derived from the root ᴹ√SKAL¹ (Ety/SKAL¹). Apparently the initial [sk-] became syllabic [ṣk-], which then became [esk-]. Afterwards the [esk] became [esg].
Reference ✧ Ety/SKAL¹ ✧ “screen, hiding, roof of leaves”
|ᴹ√SKAL¹ > esgal||[skal] > [eskal] > [esgal]||✧ Ety/SKAL¹.035|