קרבן

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
ק־ר־ב

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Arabic قُرْبَان (qurbān).

Noun[edit]

קורבן \ קָרְבָּן (korbánm (plural indefinite form קורבנות \ קָרְבָּנוֹת, singular construct form קורבן \ קָרְבַּן, plural construct form קורבנות \ קָרְבָּנוֹת)

  1. (chiefly Judaism) a ritual sacrifice, as of an animal
  2. (by extension) victim

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew קרבן.

Noun[edit]

קרבן (korbnm, plural קרבנות (korbones)

  1. victim
  2. (Judaism) ritual sacrifice