בר

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Aramaic[edit]

Noun[edit]

בַּר (bar)

  1. absolute form of בְּרָא (b'rā)
  2. construct form of בְּרָא (b'rā)

Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ב־ר־ר

From ב־ר־ר (b-r-r).

Noun[edit]

בָּר (bar? [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. Grain

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

בַּר (barm f [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A male or female given name, Bar.
  2. A surname​.

Adjective[edit]

בַּר (bar) (feminine בָּרָה, masculine plural בָּרִים, feminine plural בָּרוֹת) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. Clean, pure
    אנו שומרים על בית בר.‏
    anu shomrim al bayit bar.
    We keep a clean house.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Aramaic בַּר (bar), singular construct form of בְּרָא (bərā, son).

Noun[edit]

בַּר (barm (singular construct בַּר־)

  1. Son.
  2. Owner.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In the senses of “son” and “owner”, this noun appears primarily in its singular construct form (with the meanings “son of” and “owner of”).

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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

בַּר (barm [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. Outside, outdoors, wilderness
    הילדים הלכו לשחק בבר.‏
    ha-y'ladim hal'khu l'sakhek ba-bar.
    The children went to play in the out-of-doors.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From English bar.

Noun[edit]

בר (bar)

  1. A bar: a venue for the sale of alcoholic beverages.

Etymology 5[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάρος (báros, weight), English bar.

Noun[edit]

בר (bar)

  1. A bar: 100,000 pascals.

Anagrams[edit]