מלאכה

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Root
ל־א־ך

Related to מַלְאָךְ(mal'ákh).

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מְלָאכָה ‎(m'lakháf ‎(plural indefinite מְלָאכוֹת, singular construct מְלֶאכֶת־, plural construct מְלָאכוֹת־)

  1. work, labor.
  2. handicrafts.
  3. (Jewish law) Any activity forbidden on Shabbat and other holy days.

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Noun[edit]

מלאכה ‎(melokhe)

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of מלאָכה(melokhe).