שכב

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Root
שׁ־כ־ב

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שָׁכַב (shakháv) (pa'al construction, infinitive לִשְׁכַּב, future יִשְׁכַּב)

  1. To lie down, to be lying down, to recline.
    • 2011 July 4, רן לוי (Ran Levi), "השד של הופמן: על גילוי סם האל.אס.די" (hashéd shél hófman: ál gilúi sám ha'él.és.dí, “Hoffman's demon: on the discovery of the drug LSD”), in Ynet:
      כששכב במיטה חש כאילו הוא חולם, למרות שידע שהוא ער.‏
      ksheshakháv bamitá khásh k'ílu hú kholém, lamrót sheyadá shehú ér.
      As he lay in bed he felt as though he were dreaming, despite knowing that he was awake.

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