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רוח

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *rūḥ- (to blow, breathe; spirit). Cognate with Aramaic ܪܘܼܚܵܐ/רוּחָא (rūħā), Arabic رُوحٌ (rūħ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

רוּחַ (rúachm, f

  1. wind
  2. breath
  3. spirit

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Hebrew רוח.

NounEdit

רוח (ruekhm, plural רוחות (rukhes)

  1. ghost; devil; demon