אלוף

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

אַלּוּף (alúfm (plural indefinite אַלּוּפִים, plural construct אַלּוּפֵי־, feminine counterpart אַלּוּפָה)

  1. A major general (military rank).
  2. A champion (someone who has been winner in a contest).
  3. (Biblical Hebrew) A close friend.

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