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הִיא (hif

  1. she, it
    • Leviticus 10:19
      כִּי חָקְךָ וְחָק בָּנֶיךָ הִוא מֵאִשֵּׁי יהוה
      ki chokchá v'chol banéch hi meishé YHVH
      because it is thy due, and thy sons' due, of the sacrifices of the LORD made by fire
    • Genesis 35:19, with translation of the King James Version:
      וַתָּמָת רָחֵל וַתִּקָּבֵר בְּדֶרֶךְ אֶפְרָתָה הִוא בֵּית לָחֶם
      vatámot rachél vatikavvér b'dérech efráta hi bet láchem
      And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem
  2. Used as an intensifier for a third-person singular feminine subject.

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