צדקה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
צ־ד־ק

Cognate to Arabic صَدَقَة (ṣadaqa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

צְדָקָה (ts'dakáf (plural indefinite צְדָקוֹת, singular construct צִדְקַת־, plural construct צִדְקוֹת־)

  1. (modern, countable) charity
    • 1971 September 26, Ze'ev Tsur, “צדקה אינה תחליף לצדק [Charity Isn't a Replacement for Justice]”, in Davar[1], page 10:
  2. (Jewish law) tzedakah
  3. (Biblical Hebrew, uncountable) righteousness

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Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew צדקה.

Noun[edit]

צדקה f (Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling sedaka)

  1. charity, righteousness

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew צְדָקָה.

Noun[edit]

צדקה (tsedokef

  1. charity