חלב

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḥalīb-.

Verb[edit]

חלב ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. to milk

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Root
ח־ל־ב

From Proto-Semitic *ḥalīb-.

Noun[edit]

חָלָב ‎(khalávm ‎(plural indefinite חֲלָבִים, singular construct חֲלֵב־)

  1. milk (the liquid)
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

חָלַב ‎(khaláv) ‎(pa'al construction)

  1. to milk
  2. (slang) to obtain information
  3. (slang) to squeeze every last drop out, to extort

Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Root
ח־ל־ב

Noun[edit]

חֵלֶב ‎(khélevm ‎(singular construct חֵלֶב־) [pattern: קֵטֶל]

  1. (Judaism) Particular animal fats forbidden for consumption by Jewish law.
  2. (by extension) The best part (of something).
    • Genesis 45:18,
      חֵלֶב הָאָרֶץ
      the best part of the land

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