מסדרון

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ס־ד־ר ‎(s-d-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

מִסְדְּרוֹן ‎(misd'rónm ‎(plural indefinite מִסְדְּרוֹנוֹת, singular construct מִסְדְּרוֹן־, plural construct מִסְדְּרוֹנוֹת־)

  1. (obsolete) A vestibule, foyer, anteroom.
    • Judges 3:23:
      וַיֵּצֵא אֵהוּד הַמִּסְדְּרוֹנָה וַיִּסְגֹּר דַּלְתוֹת הָעַלִיָּה בַּעֲדוֹ וְנָעָל׃
      vayetzé ehúd hamisd'róna vayisgór d'latót ha'aliyá ba'adó v'na'ál:
      Then Ehud went forth through the porch, and shut the doors of the parlor upon him, and locked them.[1]
  2. (modern) A corridor, hallway, hall.
  3. (by extension) A corridor: a narrow strip of land connecting a state to an area or to the sea.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ (1611) Authorized King James translation.