איל

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʾil-.

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Proper noun[edit]

איל (transliteration needed)

  1. God, the single god of monotheism.
    • Peshitta, Matthew 27:46
      ולאפי תשע שעין קעא ישוע בקלא רמא ואמר איל איל למנא שבקתני܀
      walpay tšaʿ šāʿīn qʿa yešuʿ bqālā rāmā wemar: īl īl lmānā švaqtāni.
      (Murdock) Matthew 27:46 And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice and said: "O God, O God; why hast thou forsaken me?”

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

אַיִל (áyilm (plural indefinite form אֵילִים, singular construct form אֵיל)

  1. Ram, a male sheep.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

אֱיָל (eyálm (feminine counterpart אילה)

  1. defective spelling of אייל