דוד

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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דָּוִד (davíd)

  1. David, the Biblical son of Jesse and second king of ancient Israel.
  2. A male given name: David.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Medieval Tiberian) IPA(key): /doːð/
  • (Modern Israeli) IPA(key): /dod/

Noun[edit]

דּוֹד (dodm (plural indefinite form דודים, singular construct form דוד; feminine counterpart דּוֹדָה)

  1. (A person's) uncle: a parent's sibling, or an aunt's husband.
    • c. 300 BCE, Esther 2:7:
      וַיְהִי אֹמֵן אֶת־הֲדַסָּה הִיא אֶסְתֵּר בַּת־דֹּדוֹ כִּי אֵין לָהּ אָב וָאֵם []
      vay'hí omén et-hadasa hi estér bat-dodó ki ein lah av va'ém []
      And he brought up Hadassah, that is, Esther, his uncle's daughter: for she had neither father nor mother, [] [1]
  2. (A person's) beloved.

Etymology 3[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Modern Israeli) IPA(key): /dud/

Noun[edit]

דוד (dudm (plural indefinite form דודים, singular construct form דוד)

  1. A water heater.
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Authorized King James translation (1611).

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew.

Proper noun[edit]

דוד (Dovidm

  1. David, the Biblical son of Jesse and second king of ancient Israel.
  2. A male given name: David.