הכי

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Hebrew[edit]

Adverb[edit]

הכי (hakhí)

  1. Most, the most.
    היא הילדה הכי גבוהה בכיתה.hi hayaldá hakhí gvohá bakitá — She is the tallest girl in the class.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The adjective introduced by הכי appears in the indefinite state, even though its subject is nearly always semantically definite.
  • In more formal Hebrew, the superlative is more commonly expressed by using ביותר (b'yotér), or without an explicit “most”.