חלב

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḥalīb-.

Verb[edit]

חלב (transliteration needed)

  1. to milk

Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḥalīb-.

Noun[edit]

חָלָב (khalávm (plural indefinite form חֲלָבִים, singular construct form חֲלֵב)

  1. milk (the liquid)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Hebrew Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

חֵלֶב (khélevm (singular construct form חֵלֶב)

  1. (Judaism) Particular animal fats forbidden in Judaism for consumption.
  2. (by extension) The best part (of something).
    • Genesis 45:18,
      חֵלֶב הָאָרֶץ
      the best part of the land

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