פסקה

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Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Root
פ־ס־ק

From the root פ־ס־ק (p-s-k)

Noun[edit]

פִּסְקָה (piskáf (plural indefinite פְּסָקוֹת, singular construct פִּסְקַת־) [pattern: קִטְלָה]

  1. paragraph, section, clause, passage

Usage notes[edit]

  • As with other feminine loanwords from Aramaic, the Academy of the Hebrew Language recommends [1] that פסקה be written with a ה (h, hei) at the end, rather than with an א (ʾ, alef) (as in Aramaic). Nonetheless, the Aramaic spellings are still common today sometimes more common than the recommended spellings. In many cases the different plurals are used interchangeably.

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