אצבע

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
צ־ב־ע

From Proto-Semitic *ʾiṣbaʿ-. Compare Arabic إِصْبَع(ʾiṣbaʿ), Aramaic אֶצְבְּעָא(ʾeṣbəʿā), Classical Syriac ܨܒܥܐ(ṣeḇʿā), Tigrinya ኣጻብዕ (ʾaṣabʿə), Coptic ⲧⲏⲃ (tēb), Ugaritic 𐎜𐎕𐎁𐎓 (ủṣbʿ), Egyptian ḏbꜥ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

אֶצְבַּע ('etsbá'f (plural indefinite אֶצְבָּעוֹת‎, singular construct אֶצְבַּע־, plural construct אֶצְבְּעוֹת־‎)

  1. (anatomy) finger

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