גבה

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Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Compare with Aramaic גְּבַהּ, Arabic جَبًهةٌ (jabanhatun), جَبًهةً (jabanhatan) and Akkadian [script needed] (gabāni).

Noun[edit]

גַּבָּה (gabaf (plural indefinite form גבות, singular construct form גבת, plural construct form גבות)

  1. (anatomy) eyebrow

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ג־ב־הּ (g-b-h, Forming words pertaining to height.).

Verb[edit]

גָּבַהּ (gaváh) (pa'ál construction)

  1. become high, tall

Adjective[edit]

גָּבֹהַּ (gavóahm sg indef.

  1. Defective spelling of גָּבוֹהַּ (“high, tall; large”).

Noun[edit]

גֹּבַהּ (góvahm

  1. Defective spelling of גּוֹבַהּ (“height ; level, to an extent”).

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ג־ב־ה (g-b-, Forming words pertaining to collecting.).

Verb[edit]

גָּבָה (gavá) (pa'ál construction)

  1. collect (a debt)