צורה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Arabic صُورَة (ṣūra).

Noun[edit]

צוּרָה (tsuráf (plural indefinite צוּרוֹת)

  1. shape (appearance or outline), form, figure
  2. way, ‏‏method, fashion

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew צוּרָה.

Noun[edit]

צורה (tsuref, plural צורות (tsures)

  1. (dialectal, sometimes pejorative) face
  2. appearance

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Usage notes[edit]

This word differs greatly in semantics between dialects, where it may refer specifically to the lower portion of the face, an ugly face, an animal's face. Refer to the map below for more information.

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