طست طسق طسوج


طَسْقٌ

, incorrectly pronounced by the people of Baghdád طِسْقٌ, (O, Ḳ,) A certain measure of capacity, (Lth, M, O, Ḳ,) well known: (M:) and (Lth, M, O, in the Ḳ “ or ”) the portion of the [tax called] خَرَاج that is levied on the [quantities of land termed] جُرْبَان, (Lth, M, O, Ḳ,) pl. of جَرِيبٌ: (TA:) an assessed rate (وَظِيفَةٌ) of the land-tax: (Ṣ:) it is like the خَرَاج, having a certain amount: (Az, TA:) or it is like an impost of a certain amount: (O, Ḳ:) not a pure Arabic word: (Az, O:) app. post-classical: (Ḳ:) or (Ḳ) a Pers. word (Ṣ) arabicized: (Ṣ, Ḳ:) from the Pers. تَشَه [or تَشَّهْ] originally signifying “ an oil-measure: ” (TḲ:) it occurs in a letter of ʼOmar to ʼOthmán. (Ṣ, O, Ḳ.)