נחש

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

נחש ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. to divine

Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (נָחָשׁ) IPA(key): [nɔˈxɔʃ]
  • (נַחַשׁ) IPA(key): [ˈnaxaʃ]
  • (נִחֵשׁ) IPA(key): [niˈxeʃ]

Noun[edit]

נָחָשׁ ‎(nakháshm ‎(plural indefinite נְחָשִׁים, singular construct נְחַשׁ־, plural construct נַחֲשֵׁי־)

  1. snake (the animal)
  2. gummy worm

Noun[edit]

נַחַשׁ ‎(nákhashm [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. magic, sorcery, spell, enchantment, augury

Verb[edit]

נִחֵשׁ ‎(nichésh)

  1. (It/he) divined, figured out by use of magic
  2. (by extension) (It/he) guessed