עור

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

עור ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. to blind

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ע־ו־ר

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

עוֹר ‎(orm ‎(plural indefinite עוֹרוֹת, singular construct עוֹר־)

  1. (anatomy) skin
  2. (by extension) hide, leather

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

עִוֵּר ‎(ivér) ‎(pi'el construction)

  1. (transitive) (He/it) blinded (deprived of sight).
    • Exodus 23:8, with translation of the Darby Bible:
      הַשֹּׁחַד יְעַוֵּר פִּקְחִים
      hashóchad y'avér pikchím
      for the bribe blindeth those whose eyes are open
    • 2 Kings 25:7, with Young's Literal Translation:
      וְאֶת עֵינֵי צִדְקִיָּהוּ עִוֵּר
      v'ét ené tsidkiyáhu ivér
      and the eyes of Zedekiah he hath blinded

Noun[edit]

עִוֵּר ‎(ivérm ‎(plural indefinite עִוְרִים, feminine counterpart עִוֶּרֶת)

  1. Defective spelling of עיוור
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