בורג

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ב־ר־ג

From the root ב־ר־ג ‎(b-r-g), apparently on the model of Arabic بُرْغِيّ ‎(burḡiyy, screw, bolt).

Noun[edit]

בורג \ בֹּרֶג ‎(bóregm ‎(plural indefinite בְּרָגִים, singular construct בורג \ בֹּרֶג־) [pattern: קֹטֶל]

  1. A screw, a bolt: a threaded fastener.

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*bʰerǵʰ-

From Old High German burg, from Proto-Germanic *burgz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- ‎(fortified elevation). Compare German Burg.

Noun[edit]

בורג ‎(burgf, plural בורגן ‎(burgn)

  1. palace, chateau
  2. castle, chateau
  3. fort

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