עקב

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

עקב (transliteration needed)

  1. to search, to investigate
  2. to trip (literally "to hold by the heel")

Hebrew[edit]

Root
ע־ק־ב

Preposition[edit]

עֵקֶב ('ékev) [pattern: קֵטֶל]

  1. following, because of, due to

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Noun[edit]

עָקֵב ('akévm (plural indefinite עֲקֵבִיםor עֲקֵבוֹת‎, singular construct עֲקֵב־, plural construct עִקְבֵי־or עִקְבוֹת־‎)

  1. heel
  2. trace

Declension[edit]

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Verb[edit]

עָקַב ('akáv) (pa'al construction)

  1. to follow, tail, track, trace
  2. to watch, observe
  3. to pay attention

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • עקב” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language