עדות

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Aramaic[edit]

Noun[edit]

עֵדוּת (transliteration neededf

  1. testimony, report (of a witness)

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From עד (ed) +‎ ־ות (-ut).

Noun[edit]

עֵדוּת (edútf (plural indefinite form עדויות, singular construct form עדות, plural construct form עדויות)

  1. testimony, report (of a witness)
    • Psalm 81:5:
      עֵדוּת בִּיהוֹסֵף שָׂמוֹ בְּצֵאתוֹ עַל־אֶרֶץ מִצְרָיִם שְׂפַת לֹא־יָדַעְתִּי אֶשְׁמָע׃
      eidút bihoséf samó b'tseitó al-érets mitsráyim s'fát lo-yadá'ti eshmá:
      This he ordained in Joseph for a testimony, when he went out through the land of Egypt: where I heard a language that I understood not.[1]
    • 2011 May 6, “עדויות: לפחות 6 הרוגים ועשרות פצועים ברחבי סוריה” (eduyot: l'fakhót 6 harugím v'asarót p'tsu'ím b'rakhavéi súrya, “Witnesses: At least 6 killed and tens injured across Syria”), in Haaretz.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Authorized King James translation (1611).