נהר

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

נהר (transliteration needed)

  1. to light, to shine

Hebrew[edit]

Root
נ־ה־ר(n-h-r)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *nahar- (river). Cognate with Akkadian 𒀀𒇉 (nārum) and Arabicنَهْر(nahr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

נָהָר (nahárm (plural indefiniteנְהָרוֹתorנְהָרִים⁩, singular constructנְהַר־⁩, plural constructנַהֲרוֹת־⁩) [pattern: ⁧קָטָל⁩]

  1. river (especially the Nile, Euphrates, etc.)
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

נָהַר (nahár) third-singular masculine past (pa'al construction)

  1. to surge

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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Aramaicנהורא⁩, Classical Syriacܢܘܗܪܐ(nuhrā), Arabicنَهَار(nahār).

Verb[edit]

נָהַר (nahár) third-singular masculine past (pa'al construction)

  1. to shine
Conjugation[edit]

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