מגן

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
ג־נ־ן

Noun[edit]

מָגֵן ‎(magénm ‎(plural indefinite מגינים \ מָגִנִּים, singular construct מָגֵן־, plural construct מגיני \ מָגִנֵּי־)

  1. shield (large piece of armor, held on the arm)
  2. shield (he who or that which protects)

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Usage notes[edit]

  • The kamats vowel anomalously remains unreduced, even in forms where it is no longer pretonic.

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