עמוד

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ע־מ־ד(ʿ-m-d)

Compare Aramaic עַמּוּדָא(ʿammūḏā, column) and Arabic عَمُود(ʿamūd, column).

Noun[edit]

עַמּוּד (amúdm (plural indefinite עַמּוּדִים‎, singular construct עַמּוּד־, plural construct עַמּוּדֵי־‎)

  1. pillar, column, post
  2. page (as of a book)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In the sense of "page," עמוד generally refers to a page in a book but is sometimes used to reference things like web pages, for which the word דַּף‎ is also used.

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