HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

אֹרֶז (órezm

  1. defective spelling of אורז.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

 
עץ ארז

אֶרֶז (érezm (plural indefinite אֳרָזִים‎, singular construct אֶרֶז־, plural construct אַרְזֵי־‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. cedar (tree)
    • Psalms 29:5, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      קוֹל ה׳ שֹׁבֵר אֲרָזִים וַיְשַׁבֵּר ה׳ אֶת אַרְזֵי הַלְּבָנוֹן׃‎‎
      Qol Adonái shovér arazím vayshabér Adonái et arzéi haL'vanon
      The voice of the LORD breaketh the cedars; yea, the Lord breaketh in pieces the cedars of Lebanon.
    • a. 500 C.E., Babylonian Talmud, Ta'anit 20a:
      לְעוֹלָם יְהֵא אָדָם רַךְ כַּקָּנֶה וְאַל יְהֵא קָשֶׁה כָּאֶרֶז‎‎
      L'olám y'héi adám rakh ka-qané v-al y'hei qashé ka-érez
      A person should always be soft like the reed, and not be hard like the cedar


Proper nounEdit

אֶרֶז (érezm [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A male given name
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Etymology 3Edit

Root
א־ר־ז

VerbEdit

אָרַז (aráz) (pa'al construction)

  1. to pack

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • ארז” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language