פעם

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Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root פ־ע־ם ‎(p-'-m).

Noun[edit]

פַּעַם ‎(pá'amf ‎(dual indefinite פעמיים \ פַּעֲמַיִם, plural indefinite פְּעָמִים, singular construct פַּעַם־, plural construct פַּעֲמֵי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A time: an instance, an occurrence.
  2. A step, a footstep, a pace: an instance of stepping with the foot.
  3. A stroke, a beat, as a heartbeat.
  4. (פַּעַם־, pá'am-) singular construct form of פַּעַם‎.

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Verb[edit]

פָּעַם ‎(pa'ám) ‎(pa'al construction)

  1. To beat, to strike, to knock.

Verb[edit]

פיעם \ פִּעֵם ‎(pi'ém) ‎(pi'el construction)

  1. Defective spelling of פיעם.

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