שחר

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
שׁ־ח־ר

Noun[edit]

שַׁחַר ‎(shakharm ‎(plural indefinite שְׁחָרִים, singular construct שַׁחַר־, plural construct שַׁחֲרֵי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. dawn (time)
    • Isaiah 58:8, with translation of the New International Version:
      אָז יִבָּקַע כַּשַּׁחַר אֹורֶךָ וַאֲרֻכָתְךָ מְהֵרָה תִצְמָח []
      Then your light will break forth like the dawn, and your healing will quickly appear; []
    • 1930, Rachel the Poetess, In My Garden I Planted You
      וּמִשַּׁחַר עַד לַיְלָה \ לֹא יִשְׁקֹט, לֹא יַרְגִּיעַ הַגָּן –
      And from dawn till night / It will not quiet, it will not calm the garden –

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