עצם

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Arabic عَظْمٌ (ʿaẓm(un)) and Aramaic עַטְמָא (ʿaṭmā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

עֶצֶם (étsemm

  1. A bone.
  2. (with possessive suffix) A self.
    ראיתי את עצמי בראי.ra'íti ét atsmí bar'í. — I saw myself in the mirror.