מצה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

מַצָּה ‎(matsáf ‎(plural indefinite מַצּוֹת, singular construct מַצַּת־, plural construct מַצּוֹת־) [pattern: קַטְלָה]

  1. matzo

Noun[edit]

מַצָּה ‎(matsáf

  1. (biblical) dispute, quarrel, strife
    • Proverbs 17:19, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      אֹהֵב פֶּשַׁע אֹהֵב מַצָּה
      'ohév pésha' 'ohév matsá
      ʾōhēḇ péšaʿ ʾōhēḇ maṣṣā
      He loveth transgression that loveth strife;

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew מַצָּה.

Noun[edit]

מצה ‎(matsef, plural מצות ‎(matses)

  1. matzo

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