ערלה

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Noun[edit]

עָרְלָה (orlá) (singular construct form עָרְלַת)

  1. A foreskin.
    • Genesis 34:14, with Young's Literal Translation:
      לָתֵת אֶת־אֲחֹתֵנוּ לְאִישׁ אֲשֶׁר־לוֹ עָרְלָה
      latét et-achoténu l'ísh asher-ló orlá
      to give our sister to one who hath a foreskin
  2. (by extension) This word needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • Deuteronomy 10:16, with translation of the King James Version:
      וּמַלְתֶּם אֵת עָרְלַת לְבַבְכֶם
      umaltém ét orlát l'vavchém
      Circumcise therefore the foreskin of your heart
  3. (uncountable, Judaism) Fruit that grows within three years of its tree's being transplanted.

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Adjective[edit]

עֲרֵלָה (arelá) f sg indef.

  1. Feminine singular indefinite form of עָרֵל (arél).
    • Jeremiah 6:10, with translation of the King James Version:
      הִנֵּה עֲרֵלָה אָזְנָם וְלֹא יוּכְלוּ לְהַקְשִׁיב
      hiné arelá oznám v'ló yuch'lú l'hakshív
      behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken