חרב

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Root
ח־ר־ב

Cognate to Aramaic חַרְבָּא(ḥarbā), Arabic حَرْب(ḥarb, war).

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חֶרֶב (khérevf (plural indefinite חֲרָבוֹת‎, singular construct חֶרֶב־, plural construct חַרְבוֹת־‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. sword
  2. (fencing) sabre

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Verb[edit]

חָרַב (kharáv) (pa'al construction) (intransitive)

  1. to be destroyed, collapse, fall to destruction
  2. to dehydrate, dry up

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