יער

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Hebrew[edit]

A deciduous beech forest in Slovenia.jpg
Root
י־ע־ר

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic وَعْر(waʿr, badlands)

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Noun[edit]

יַעַר (yá'arm (plural indefinite יְעָרוֹת‎, singular construct יַעַר־, plural construct יַעֲרֵי־‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A forest.
  2. (יַעַר־‎, yá'ar) Singular construct state form of יַעַר(yá'ar).

Usage notes[edit]

  • In addition to the usual plural forms given above, the plural indefinite form יְעָרִים‎ and plural construct form יַעֲרִי־‎ are also common.

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