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AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

אֲבַד (avad) (intransitive) (peal construction)

  1. be lost.

VerbEdit

אבד (transliteration needed) (paal construction)

  1. destroy

VerbEdit

אבד (transliteration needed) (af'el construction)

  1. destroy.
  2. (intransitive), be lost, go to ruin.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Jastrow, Marcus (1903) A Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature, London, New York: Luzac & Co., G.P. Putnam's Sons

HebrewEdit

Root
א־ב־ד

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Moabite אבד('-b-d, to perish), Aramaic אֲבַד('avad), Classical Syriac אֱבַד('evad, he perished), Ugaritic 'bd ('bd, to perish)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

אָבַד (avád) (pa'al construction, future יֹאבַד‎, imperative אבוד \ אֱבֹד‎, passive participle אָבוּד‎, passive counterpart נֶאֱבַד‎)

  1. be pressed
  2. go around in despair
  3. be lost, perish
    וַיֹּֽאמְרוּ בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל אֶל־מֹשֶׁה לֵאמֹר הֵן גָּוַעְנוּ אָבַדְנוּ כֻּלָּנוּ אָבָֽדְנוּ׃‎‎
    And the children of Israel said to Moses, "Behold, we are dying! We are perishing! We are all perishing!" - Numbers 17:12
  4. be beyond recognition
  5. to be given up

ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

אִבֵּד (ibéd) (pi'el construction) (transitive)

  1. Defective form of איבד.

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

אָבֵד (avéd)

  1. perishable, irretrievable

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