פה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

פֹּה ()

  1. here, this place, at this place, in this place
    אתה גר פה?atá gar ? — Do you live here? (addressing a man)
    נצא מפה בעוד חמש דקות.netzé mi b'ód khamésh dakót. — We'll set out (literally leave from here) in five minutes.
    באתי לפה לפני שעה.batí l' (/ləˈpo/) lif'néi sha'á. — I came here (literally to here) an hour ago.
Usage notes[edit]
  • Unlike English here, Hebrew פֹּה is not used by itself to mean “to this place”; for that, the preposition לְ־ (l'-, to) must be added (as in the third example above).

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *pay-, cognate with Aramaic ܦܘܡܐ, Arabic فَم (fam) / فُو (), Ugaritic 𐎔 (p), Akkadian 𒅗 (pû, B024ellst.png).

Noun[edit]

פֶּה (pem (singular construct form פִּי)

  1. mouth
Derived terms[edit]