גבר

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See also: ג־ב־ר

Aramaic[edit]

Noun[edit]

גְּבַר ‎(gəḇar)

  1. absolute form of גַּבְרָא(gaḇrā)

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ג־ב־ר

Compare Aramaic גַּבְרָא(gaḇrā, man), Ge'ez ገብር(gäbr, servant).

Noun[edit]

גֶּבֶר ‎(géverm ‎(plural indefinite גְּבָרִים, feminine counterpart גְּבֶרֶת) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. man (an adult male human being)
  2. strong man, hero
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

גָּבַר ‎(gavár) ‎(pa'al construction)

  1. to become stronger, gain power
  2. to overpower, conquer, vanquish, defeat

Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Particularly: “From a simple triliteral root ג-ב-ר?”

Noun[edit]

גֶּבֶר ‎(géverm ‎(plural indefinite גְּבָרִים) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. rooster, cock, chicken (only male)
    • 1880, Yehuda Leib Gordon, צלוחית של פלייטון(tslókhít shel fylyéton, vial of feuilleton), page 501:
      בעלי הבתים משכימים עם קריאת הגבר
      The owners of the homes wake up early with the rooster's calling.
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