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נמל

HebrewEdit

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EtymologyEdit

At the time of the Babylonian Talmud from Ancient Greek metathesis of λιμήν (limḗn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

נָמֵל (namélm (plural indefinite form נְמֵלִים, singular construct form נְמַל, plural construct form נִמְלֵי)

  1. Port, seaport.

Usage notesEdit

  • Often spelled and pronounced as נָמָל (namál), possibly by influence of the construct form.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • נמל” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language.

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