ערבית

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From עֲרָב(aráv, Arabia) +‎ ־ִית(-ít).

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Noun[edit]

עֲרָבִית (‘aravítf (no plural forms)

  1. The Arabic language.

Etymology 2[edit]

An adjectival form derived from עֶרֶב(érev, evening), first attested in Mishnaic Hebrew.

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Noun[edit]

עַרְבִית (‘arvítf (no plural forms)

  1. (Judaism) evening prayer, (Jewish ritual) evening prayer service
    Synonym: (chiefly Ashkenazic) מַעֲרִיב(ma'arív)

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