קרא

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

קרא ‎(q'rā)

  1. to call
  2. to read

Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ק־ר־א (q-r-ʾ).

Verb[edit]

קָרָא ‎(qaráʾ) ‎(pa'al construction, infinitive לקרוא \ לִקְרֹא, future יִקְרָא)

  1. to read
    אני לא צריך חברים שלא קוראים ספרים.
    aní lo tsaríkh khaverím sheló kor'ím sfarím.
    I don't need friends who don't read books.
  2. to call
    איך קוראים לך?
    éykh kor'ím l'khá?
    What is your name? [literally How do they call you?]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

קָרָא ‎(kará) ‎(pa'al construction)

  1. obsolete spelling of קָרָה