The last 50 pages give the triliteral
stems of all words included; the dictionary itself gives the words as they normally appear in the Quran.
Zak Cramer has explained in some detail how "Khuzdal, the language of the Dwarves, mimics Hebrew, with its guttural consonants, triliteral
roots, and typical constructions" (Cramer 9).
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That is so largely because the language is structured upon three-letter, or triliteral
The word "da'wah" comes from the triliteral
Arabic root d'w, whose most basic meaning is "call.
because the rules of morphology operate with the new consonantal string in the normal way, making an originally triliteral
root like warrada into a quadriliteral root warannada, which inflects just like an original quadriliteral such as marammara" (p.
Mainstream morphological theory, in Hebrew (as in Arabic), is predominantly based on the triliteral
What turns out to be another obstacle for translation is the particular structure of Hebrew which, with its system of triliteral
roots, makes the etymological nucleus of both verbs and nouns, however conjugated and declined, constantly transparent.
In its general sense, the word dalal [from the triliteral
root d-l-l] denotes, inter alia, losing one's way.
The Arabic word halal stems from the triliteral
root h-l-l with a primary lexical meaning of "to untie [a knot].
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In Jewish Arbel there are two triliteral