אורח

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

אוֹרֵחַ ‎(oréakhm ‎(plural indefinite אוֹרְחִים, plural construct אוֹרְחֵי־, feminine counterpart אוֹרַחַת)

  1. guest
  2. visitor
    • שבת קכ״ז
      והכנסת אורחים
      vehakhnasat or'khim
      and hospitality [literally the bringing in of visitors]

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

אורח \ אֹרַח ‎(orákhm [pattern: קֹטֶל]

  1. (flowery) way, manner
    אורח חיים‎ ― orákh khayím ― lifestyle [literally way of life]
    • Proverbs 15:24, with translation of the King James Version:
      אֹרַח חַיִּים לְמַעְלָה לְמַשְׂכִּיל לְמַעַן סוּר מִשְּׁאוֹל מָטָּה׃
      The way of life is above to the wise, that he may depart from hell beneath.