נור

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *nūr-.

Noun[edit]

נוּר (nurm (plural indefinite נורים, singular construct נור־)

  1. shining fire, light

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Judeo-Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نُور (nūr).

Noun[edit]

נור (nūrunm

  1. light
    • Genesis 1:3 in Saadia Gaon's Tafsir (circa 10th century)
      ושא אללה אן יכון נור פכאן נור׃‏
      wašāʾa llāhu ʾan yakūna nūrun fakāna nūrun.
      And God willed there to be light, and then there was light.