הכי

HebrewEdit

AdverbEdit

הכי (hakhí)

  1. Most, the most.
    היא הילדה הכי גבוהה בכיתה.hi hayaldá hakhí gvohá bakitá — She is the tallest girl in the class.

Usage notesEdit

  • The adjective introduced by הכי appears in the indefinite state, even though its subject is nearly always semantically definite.
  • In more formal Hebrew, the superlative is more commonly expressed by using ביותר (b'yotér), or without an explicit “most”.
Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 20:35