מזמן

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
ז־מ־ן

Etymology 1[edit]

מִ־ ‎(mi) +‎ זמן ‎(z'mán)

Adverb[edit]

מִזְּמַן ‎(miz'mán)

  1. Long ago, a long time ago.
    לא מזמן‎ ― miz'mán ― not long ago
  2. For a long time, since a long time ago.
    מזמן לא התראנו.‎ ― miz'mán ló hitra'ínu. ― We hadn't/haven't seen each other for a long time.

Etymology 2[edit]

Root
ז־מ־ן

From the root ז־מ־ן in puál construction, noun follows from verb.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

מְזֻמָּן ‎(m'zumán)

  1. Masculine singular present participle and present tense of זֻמָּן ‎(zumán), defective spelling.

Noun[edit]

מְזֻמָּן ‎(m'zumánm

  1. cash (ready money: bills and coins)

Etymology 3[edit]

Root
ז־מ־ן

From the root ז־מ־ן in piél construction, see definition.

Verb[edit]

מְזַמֵּן ‎(m'zamén)

  1. Masculine singular present participle and present tense of זִמֵּן ‎(zimén).