חבל

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

חבל (transliteration needed)

  1. to damage, to injure, to destroy

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ח־ב־ל

Compare Arabic حَبْل(ḥabl, rope, hawser), Classical Syriac ܚܒܠܐ(rope, cord).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

חֶבֶל (khévelm (plural indefinite חֲבָלִים‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. rope
  2. (colloquial) clothesline

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

חֲבָל (khaválm

  1. pity

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

חִבֵּל (khibél) (pi'el construction)

  1. defective spelling of חיבל(khibél)

Anagrams[edit]