קל

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See also: ק״ל

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

קַל (kálm sg indef. (f sg indef. קַלָּה, m pl indef. קַלִּים, f pl indef. קַלּוֹת)

  1. light (of low weight)
  2. easy (not difficult)
Usage notes[edit]
  • This adjective is often used "impersonally", that is, without a personal subject.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

קֹל (kólm

  1. Singular indefinite form of קוֹל (kól)‎, defective spelling.
    • Job 28:26 and Job 38:25, with translation of the Darby Bible:
      וְדֶרֶךְ לַחֲזִיז קֹלוֹת
      v'dérech lachazíz kolót
      and a way for the thunder's flash
  2. Singular construct form of קוֹל (kól)‎, defective spelling: singular construct form of קֹל‎.
    • Exodus 4:8, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְהָיָה אִם לֹא יַאֲמִינוּ לָךְ וְלֹא יִשְׁמְעוּ לְקֹל הָאֹת הָרִאשׁוֹן
      v'hayá ím l'ó yaamínu lách v'ló yishm'ú l'kól haót harishón
      And it shall come to pass, if they will not believe thee, neither hearken to the voice of the first sign