עני

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Hebrew[edit]

Noun[edit]

עֹנִי (onim (singular construct form עֳנִי)

  1. poverty (the quality or state of being indigent)
  2. dire straits
    • Exodus 3:7, with translation of the King James Version:
      רָאֹה רָאִיתִי אֶת עֳנִי עַמִּי אֲשֶׁר בְּמִצְרָיִם
      raó raíti et oní amí ashér b'mitsráyim
      I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt

Noun[edit]

עָנִי (aním (plural indefinite form עניים)

  1. pauper

Verb[edit]

עֲנִי (aní)

  1. second-person feminine singular imperative of עָנָה