מתמטיקה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin mathēmatica (mathematics), from Ancient Greek μαθηματικός (mathēmatikós, fond of learning), from μάθημα (máthēma, knowledge, study, learning). Reinforced by English mathematics and its cognates.

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Noun[edit]

מָתֵמָטִיקָה (matemátikaf (singular construct form מָתֵמָטִיקַת־, plural construct form מָתֵמָטִיקַתֵי־)

  1. Mathematics.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike English mathematics, מתמטיקה is frequently found in its (fairly synonymous) definite form המתמטיקה (hamatemátika, (the) mathematics).

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