מקום

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ק־ו־ם (q-w-m).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • (Modern Hebrew) IPA(key): /maˈkom/

Noun[edit]

מָקוֹם (makómm (plural indefinite form מְקוֹמוֹת, singular construct form מְקוֹם)

  1. place (location or position)
    1. standing place, station, post, office
    2. place, place of human abode
    3. city, land, region
    4. place, locality, spot
    5. space, room, distance
    6. region, quarter, direction
  2. place, stead, lieu

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • (Modern Hebrew) IPA(key): /məˈkom/

Noun[edit]

מְקוֹם (m'kóm)

  1. singular construct form of מקום (makóm)

References[edit]


Yiddish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hebrew מָקוֹם (makóm).

Noun[edit]

מקום (mokemm, plural מקומות (mekoymes)

  1. place, locale
  2. safe haven