איחור

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Etymology[edit]

Action noun of the verb איחר \ אִחֵר (ikhér), from the root א־ח־ר ('-kh-r).

Noun[edit]

איחור \ אִחוּר (ikhúrm (plural indefinite form איחורים \ אִחוּרִים, singular construct form איחור \ אִחוּר־, plural construct form איחורי \ אִחוּרֵי־)

  1. A delay: an instance of lateness, a discrepancy between an expected time and an actual time.
    באיחור של שעתייםb'ikhúr shél sha'atáyim — [literally] with two hours' delay — [idiomatically] two hours late
  2. (אִחוּר־, ikhúr-) Singular construct form of איחור \ אִחוּר‎.