בירך

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
ב־ר־ך

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Arabic بَارَكَ (bāraka), Aramaic בָּרֵךְ, Amharic ባረከ (baräkä)

Verb[edit]

בירך \ בֵּרֵךְ \ בֵּרַךְ (berékh / berákh) (pi'el construction, future יְבָרֵךְ, passive participle בָּרוּךְ, passive counterpart בורך \ בֹּרַךְ)

  1. to bless
  2. (euphemistic) to curse

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