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

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