עור

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

עור (transliteration needed)

  1. to blind

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From  H5783

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

עוֹר (orm (plural indefinite form עוֹרוֹת, singular construct form עוֹר)

  1. (anatomy) skin
  2. (by extension) hide, leather

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

עִוֵּר (ivér) (pi'él construction)

  1. (transitive) (He/it) blinded (deprived of sight).
    • Exodus 23:8, with translation of the Darby Bible:
      הַשֹּׁחַד יְעַוֵּר פִּקְחִים
      hashóchad y'avér pikchím
      for the bribe blindeth those whose eyes are open
    • 2 Kings 25:7, with Young's Literal Translation:
      וְאֶת עֵינֵי צִדְקִיָּהוּ עִוֵּר
      v'ét ené tsidkiyáhu ivér
      and the eyes of Zedekiah he hath blinded

Noun[edit]

עיוור \ עִוֵּר (ivérm (plural indefinite form עיוורים \ עִוְרִים; feminine counterpart עיוורת \ עִוֶּרֶת)

  1. Someone blind (without sight).
    • Exodus 4:11, with translation of the King James Version:
      מִי יָשׂוּם אִלֵּם אוֹ חֵרֵשׁ אוֹ פִקֵּחַ אוֹ עִוֵּר
      mí yasúm ilém ó cherésh ó fikéach ó ivér
      who maketh the dumb, or deaf, or the seeing, or the blind?
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