לקח

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ל־ק־ח (l-q-ḥ).

Noun[edit]

לֶקַח (lékakhm

  1. A lesson, a moral.
  2. Cake.

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Verb[edit]

לָקַח (lakákh) (pa'ál construction)

  1. To take (grasp with the hands).
  2. To take (carry somewhere).
  3. To take (get possession of).
  4. To take (last or expend an amount of time).
  5. To take (ingest or inject a drug).
  6. To take (enroll in a course of study).
  7. To take (capture a photograph).

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike English take, לקח is not typically used as a light verb; for example, “to take a shower” is simply התקלח (hitkaléakh) or התרחץ (hitrakhétz).

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