מאוד

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Akkadian [script needed] ‎(ma'du), Ugaritic [script needed] ‎(m'ud), Arabic [script needed] ‎(ma'ada).

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Adverb[edit]

מאוד \ מְאֹד ‎(m'ód)

  1. Very, quite.
    נעים מאוד.‎ ― na'ím m'ód.(literally) Very pleasant. — (idiomatically) Pleased to meet you.
    יפה מאוד מצידו.‎ ― yafé m'ód mitzidó. ― [That was] very nice of him.
    קשה מאוד להתווכח איתה.‎ ― kashé m'ód l'vakéakh itáh. ― It's very hard to argue with her.

Noun[edit]

מאוד \ מְאֹד ‎(m'ódm ‎(no plural forms, singular construct מאוד \ מְאֹד־)

  1. Strength, ability, power.
    • Deuteronomy 6:5, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְאָהַבְתָּ אֵת ה׳ אֱלֹהֶיךָ בְּכָל לְבָבְךָ וּבְכָל נַפְשְׁךָ וּבְכָל מְאֹדֶךָ
      v' ahavta et H' eloheikha b'khol l'vavkha uvkhol nafsh'kha uvkhol m'odekha
      And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.
  2. Property, capital.

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