טלגרף

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English telegraph, from French télégraphe, a compound of télé- +‎ -graphe. Equivalent to טֶלֶ־(tele) +‎ גְרָף(graf).

Noun[edit]

טֶלֶגְרָף (télegrafm (plural indefinite טֵלֶגְרָפִים‎, singular construct טֵלֶגְרַף־, plural construct טֵלֶגְרָפֵי־‎)

  1. A telegraph.
Further reading[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ט־ל־ג־ר־ף(T-l-g-r-p), extracted from the above noun, treated as a four-letter root with ג־ר (g-r) serving as the third letter.

Verb[edit]

טִלְגְּרֵף (tilgréf) (pi'el construction)

  1. (rare) To telegraph, to wire, to send a telegraph (to).