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חייל

HebrewEdit

NounEdit

חייל \ חַיָּל (khayálm (plural indefinite form חיילים \ חַיָּלִים, singular construct form חֵיל; feminine counterpart חיילת \ חַיֶּלֶת)

  1. soldier
  2. pawn (chess piece)

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VerbEdit

חייל \ חִיֵּל (khiyél) (pi'él construction)

  1. (transitive) to enlist someone

YiddishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew חַיִל (army, strength).

NounEdit

חייל (khayeln, plural חיילות (khayoles)

  1. army
  2. military

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