אמר

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

אמר (transliteration needed)

  1. to say, to pronounce
  2. to command

Hebrew[edit]

Verb[edit]

אָמַר (amár) (pa'ál construction) Biblical Hebrew pausal form אָמָר (transitive, intransitive)

  1. (He/it) said; also, thought.
  2. (He/it) intended.
  3. (אֹמַר, omár) First-person singular future tense (prefix conjugation) of אָמַר.
    • Exodus 3:13, with translation of the King James Version:
      מָה אֹמַר אֲלֵהֶם
      ma omár alehém
      what shall I say unto them?
  4. (אֹמֵר, omér) Defective spelling of אוֹמֵר: masculine singular present participle and present tense of אָמַר.
    • 1 Kings 18:14, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְעַתָּה אַתָּה אֹמֵר לֵךְ אֱמֹר לַאדֹנֶיךָ הִנֵּה אֵלִיָּהוּ וַהֲרָגָנִי
      v'atá atá omér lech emór ladonécha hiné eliyáhu vaharagáni
      And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah is here: and he shall slay me.
  5. (אֱמֹר, emór) Masculine singular imperative of אָמַר.
    • 1 Kings 18:14, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְעַתָּה אַתָּה אֹמֵר לֵךְ אֱמֹר לַאדֹנֶיךָ הִנֵּה אֵלִיָּהוּ וַהֲרָגָנִי
      v'atá atá omér lech emór ladonécha hiné eliyáhu vaharagáni
      And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah is here: and he shall slay me.

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Noun[edit]

אֹמֶר (ómerm

  1. (poetic) utterance, word, speech
    • Psalms 19:3–4
      יוֹם לְיוֹם יַבִּיעַ אֹמֶר וְלַיְלָה לְּלַיְלָה יְחַוֶּה דָּעַת. אֵין אֹמֶר וְאֵין דְּבָרִים בְּלִי נִשְׁמָע קוֹלָם
      yom l'yom yabía ómer v'láyla l'láyla y'chave dáat en ómer v'en d'varím b'li nishmá kolám
  2. (poetic) decree, plan, promise

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Proper noun[edit]

אִמֵּר (imérm

  1. (archaic) A male given name