בימה

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Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Byzantine Greek βῆμα (bêma).

Noun[edit]

בִּימָה (bîmâf (plural indefinite בִּימוֹת‎, singular construct בִּימַת־‎, plural construct בִּימוֹת־‎)

  1. A stage.

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: bima
  • English: bima
  • Yiddish: בימה(bime)

References[edit]

  • בימה” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew בִּימָה(bîmâ).

Noun[edit]

בימה (bimef, plural בימות(bimes)

  1. bima (the platform in a Synagogue where the Torah is read)