גלות

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ג־ל־ה

From גָּלָה(galá, to be exiled) +‎ ־וּת(-út). Compare Aramaic גָּלוּתָא(gālūṯā), Classical Syriac ܓܠܘܬܐ(gālūṯā).

Noun[edit]

גָּלוּת (galútf (plural indefinite גלויות \ גָּלֻיּוֹת‎)

  1. exile
  2. diaspora
  3. (especially in the plural) exiled community

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew גָּלוּת(galút).

Noun[edit]

גלות (golesf

  1. exile
  2. diaspora

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