חיה

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Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Modern Israeli)
    (animal, wild person, (present feminine singular) lives): IPA(key): /χaˈja/
    ((present feminine singular) lives): IPA(key): /ˈχa.ja/ (non standard)
    (proper noun): IPA(key): /ˈχa.ja/

Adjective[edit]

חַיָּה (khayáf sg

  1. living, alive: feminine singular of חַי

Noun[edit]

חַיָּה (khayáf sg

  1. animal (organism other than man)
  2. animal (person who behaves wildly)

Proper noun[edit]

חַיָּה (kháyaf

  1. A female given name

Verb[edit]

חַיָּה (khayá)

  1. living, lives: feminine singular present participle and present tense of חי (khaya).