מקור

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ק־ו־ר

The sense “infinitive” is a calque of Arabic مَصْدَر (maṣdar, infinitive, literally source, origin).

Noun[edit]

מָקוֹר (makórm (plural indefinite מְקוֹרוֹת, singular construct מְקוֹר־, plural construct מְקוֹרוֹת־) [pattern: מִקְטָל]

  1. A source, an origin, a root.
    מקור חום‎ ― m'kór khóma heat source
    מקור המילה‎ ― m'kór hamiláthe source of the word
  2. (grammar) infinitive

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Root
נ־ק־ר

Noun[edit]

מַקּוֹר (makórm (plural indefinite מַקּוֹרִים, singular construct מַקּוֹר־, plural construct מַקּוֹרֵי־)

  1. A beak: a mouth-like anatomical structure found in various animals, notably birds.

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