זכות

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the verb זכה ‎(zakhá), from the root ז־כ־ה ‎(z-k-_).

Noun[edit]

זְכוּת ‎(z'khútf (plural indefinite form זכויות \ זְכֻיּוֹת, singular construct form זְכוּת־, plural construct form זְכֻיּוֹת־)

  1. A right, a legal right, a moral right.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From זך ‎(zakh) +‎ ־ות ‎(-út, -ness).

Noun[edit]

זַכּוּת ‎(zakútf (no plural forms, singular construct form זַכּוּת־)

  1. Purity, clarity.

Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

זַכּוֹת ‎(zakót)

  1. Feminine plural indefinite form of זך ‎(zakh).

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