אור

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Etymology[edit]

Common Semitic.

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אוֹר (orm (plural indefinite form אוֹרִים, singular construct form אוֹר־, plural construct form אוֹרֵי־)

  1. Light, visible light: electromagnetic radiation of a frequency perceptible to the eye.
  2. (more generally) Light: electromagnetic radiation (of any frequency).
  3. A light, a light source.
  4. Fire.
  5. Light, understanding.
    הוא ראה את האור.hu ra'á et ha'ór. — He saw the light.

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