כלא

AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

כלא

  1. to stop, to cease, to pause
  2. to hinder, to restrain, to forbid

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root כ־ל־א (k-l-').

NounEdit

כלא (kéle)

  1. A prison, a jail.
    בכלאb'kéle — in jail

Derived termsEdit

  • בית כלא (beit-kéle)

VerbEdit

כָּלָא (kalá) (pa'ál construction)

  1. (transitive) To jail, to lock up, to hold (someone) prisoner.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 02:36