מטר

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

מטר (transliteration needed)

  1. to rain

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Aramaic ܡܛܪܐ, מִטְרָא (miṭrā), Arabic مَطَر (maṭar).

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Noun[edit]

מָטָר (matárm (plural indefinite מְטָרִים, singular construct מְטַר־, plural construct מִטְרֵי־)

  1. (archaic) rain

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Verb[edit]

מָטַר (matár) (pa'al construction)

  1. to rain

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from French mètre, from Ancient Greek μέτρον (métron, measure", "rule", "length", "size", "poetic metre)

Noun[edit]

מֶטֶר (méterm (plural indefinite מֶטְרִים)

  1. meter
  2. (colloquial) measuring tape
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