מאכל

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
א־כ־ל

Noun[edit]

מַאֲכָל (ma'akhálf (plural indefinite מַאֲכָלִים or מַאֲכָלוֹת, singular construct מַאֲכַל־, plural construct מַאַכְלֵי־ or מַאַכְלוֹת־) [pattern: מִקְטָל]

  1. food, meal, dish (specific type of food)
    • Genesis 6:21, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      אַתָּה קַח־לְךָ מִכָּל־מַֽאֲכָל אֲשֶׁר יֵֽאָכֵל וְאָסַפְתָּ אֵלֶיךָ וְהָיָה לְךָ וְלָהֶם לְאָכְלָֽה׃‏
      Also take with you every sort of food that is eaten, and store it up. It shall serve as food for you and for them.
    • Genesis 40:17, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      וּבַסַּל הָֽעֶלְיֹון מִכֹּל מַאֲכַל פַּרְעֹה מַעֲשֵׂה אֹפֶה []
      and in the uppermost basket there were all sorts of baked food for Pharaoh, []
  2. (Mishnaic Hebrew) eating (the act of consuming food)

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew מַאֲכָל.

Noun[edit]

מאכל (maykhlm, n, plural מאכלים (maykholem)

  1. food, meal, dish (specific type of food)
  2. delicacy, treat