ירק

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *waraq-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ירק

  1. to be light coloured/colored, pale, green, yellow

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root י־ר־ק.

Noun[edit]

יֶרֶק (yérek? (plural indefinite form יְרָקוֹת)

  1. A vegetable.

Noun[edit]

יָרָק (yarák?

  1. An herb.
    • 1 Kings 21:2:
      וַיְדַבֵּר אַחְאָב אֶל־נָבוֹת ׀ לֵאמֹר ׀ תְּנָה־לִּי אֶת־כַּרְמְךָ וִיהִי־לִי לְגַן־יָרָק כִּי הוּא קָרוֹב אֵצֶל בֵּיתִי וְאֶתְּנָה לְךָ תַּחְתָּיו כֶּרֶם טוֹב מִמֶּנּוּ אִם טוֹב בְּעֵינֶיךָ אֶתְּנָה־לְךָ כֶסֶף מְחִיר זֶה׃
      And Ahab spake unto Naboth, saying, Give me thy vineyard, that I may have it for a garden of herbs, because it [is] near unto my house: and I will give thee for it a better vineyard than it; [or], if it seem good to thee, I will give thee the worth of it in money.[1]
    • Proverbs 15:17:
      טוֹב אֲרֻחַת יָרָק וְאַהֲבָה־שָׁם מִשּׁוֹר אָבוּס וְשִׂנְאָה־בוֹ׃
      Better [is] a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.[1]

Noun[edit]

יָרֹק (yarók?

  1. Defective spelling of ירוק.

Verb[edit]

יָרַק (yarák) (pa'ál construction)

  1. To become green.
  2. To spew.

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Authorized King James translation (1611).