ארוך

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root א־ר־ך ‎('-r-k).

Adjective[edit]

ארוך \ אָרֹךְ ‎('arókhm ‎(feminine ארוכה \ אֲרֻכָּה, masculine plural ארוכים \ אֲרֻכִּים, feminine plural ארוכות \ אֲרֻכּוֹת)

  1. Long: having a great distance from one end to the other.
  2. Long: of great duration.
  3. Used in the construct state, with a noun complement.
    אישה ארוכת שיער‎ ― ishá arukát-se'ár ― a long-haired woman
    אספרג ארוך־עלים‎ ― asparág arókh-alím ― Asparagus horridus [literally long-leaved asparagus]
  4. (אֲרֹךְ־, arókh-) Masculine singular construct form of ארוך \ אָרֹךְ.