על

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Aramaic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

על (transliteration needed)

  1. on, upon
  2. over
  3. about, concerning

Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

עַל (al)

  1. (literally) On, on top of.
  2. (figuratively) On.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Various verbs are construed with the preposition על; for example, ויתר על (vitér al) means “to give up on”.

Inflection[edit]