נמר

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *namir-, from Proto-Afro-Asiatic *mary-. Cognate with Arabic نَمِر(namir) and Aramaic נִמְרָא(nimrā).

Noun[edit]

נָמֵר (namérm (plural indefinite נְמֵרִים‎, singular construct נְמֵר־, plural construct נִמְרֵי־‎, feminine counterpart נְמֵרָה‎)

  1. leopard
  2. (slang) tiger

Derived terms[edit]