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S. esgal n. “veil, screen, hiding; cast shadow; roof of leaves”

S. esgal, n. “veil, screen, hiding; cast shadow; roof of leaves”

References ✧ PE17/184; SA/esgal

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skalā > esgal [ṣkalā] > [ṣkala] > [eskala] > [eskal] > [esgal] ✧ PE17/184

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”

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Phonetic Developments

ᴹ√SKAL¹ > esgal [skal] > [eskal] > [esgal] ✧ Ety/SKAL¹