צינור

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

צינור \ צִנּוֹר (tsinórm (plural indefinite form צינורות \ צִנּוֹרוֹת, singular construct form צינור \ צִנּוֹר־, plural construct form צינורות \ צִנּוֹרוֹת־)

  1. A pipe, a piece of piping: a long tube, made of metal or another material, for the conveyance of water or other fluids.
  2. A ditch or trough for the conveyance of water.
  3. A flow, a current: a flowing of water.
    • Psalms 24:7:
      תְּהוֹם־אֶל־תְּהוֹם קוֹרֵא לְקוֹל צִנּוֹרֶיךָ כָּל־מִשְׁבָּרֶיךָ וְגַלֶּיךָ עָלַי עָבָרוּ׃
      t'hom-el-t'hom koré l'kol tsinorékha kol-mishbarékha v'galékha alái aváru:
      Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy billows are gone over me.[1]
  4. (in flowers) The lower, narrow part of a petal or sepal.
  5. (by Kabbalistic extension) A path of influence.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Authorized King James translation (1611).