חוק

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See also: חו״ק

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ח־ק־ק

From the root ח־ק־ק‎ (kh-k-k), associated with חָקַק(khakák, to engrave, to etch; to ingrain, imprint).

Compare Ge'ez ሕግ (ḥəgg, law).

Noun[edit]

חוק \ חֹק (khókm (plural indefinite חוקים \ חֻקִּים‎, plural construct חוקי \ חֻקֵּי־‎) [pattern: קֹטֶל]

  1. law, statute
  2. rule

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