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EtymologyEdit

Root
ב־ר־ג

Apparently adapted from Arabic بُرْغِيّ(burḡiyy, screw, bolt).

NounEdit

בורג \ בֹּרֶג (bóregm (plural indefinite בְּרָגִים‎, singular construct בורג \ בֹּרֶג־) [pattern: קֹטֶל]

  1. A screw, a bolt: a threaded fastener.

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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German burg, from Proto-Germanic *burgz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- (fortified elevation). Compare German Burg.

NounEdit

בורג (burgf, plural בורגן(burgn)

  1. palace, chateau
  2. castle, chateau
  3. fort

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