עלה

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Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • (Modern Israeli) IPA(key): /(ʔ)aˈla/

Verb[edit]

עָלָה (alá)

  1. To ascend, rise, go up; to move from a point to a higher point.
    אני לא האדם החכם בעולם אבל אפילו אני יודע שהשמש עולה במזרח.
    aní lo ha-adám ha-khakhám ba-olám avál afilú aní yodéa sheha-shémesh olá ba-mizrákh.
    I'm not the smartest man in the world but even I know the sun rises in the east.
  2. To cost.
    אני מקווה שזה לא יעלה הרבה.
    aní m'kavé shezé lo ya'alé harbé.
    I hope this won't cost a lot.
  3. To grow.
  4. To rise in standing; to progress in a social or other figurative ladder.
  5. To develop.
  6. To mount (a horse), to board (a plane), to enter (a street via a junction), etc.
  7. (of a Jew) To make aliyah, to immigrate to Israel.
    רבים יהודים מצרפת עלו לארץ השנה.
    ravim yehudiyim metsarfat alu la'arets hashana.
    Many Jews from France have made aliyah to the Land this year.
  8. To come, appear, show up, arrive.
  9. Synonym of עלה לרגל. (make pilgrimage, visit a holy site)
  10. To depart for battle.
  11. (Classical Hebrew) To make a burnt offering (hiphil form, hence עלות olôth 'burnt offerings').

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • (Modern Israeli) IPA(key): /(ʔ)aˈle/

Noun[edit]

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עָלֶה (além (plural indefinite form עָלִים, singular construct form עֲלֵה־)

  1. A leaf.

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