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HebrewEdit

 
Olive trees

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic [Term?]; cognates include Ugaritic 𐎇𐎚𐎎 (ztm), Phoenician 𐤆‎𐤕 (zt), Galilean Aramaic זֵיתָא (zētā), Syriac Aramaic ܙܝܬܐ (zaytā), Ethiopic ዘይት (zäyt, olive oil), Arabic زَيْتُون (zaytūn, olive), زَيْت (zayt, oil, olive oil), Egyptian ḏt or ḏjt.

NounEdit

זַיִת (záyitm (plural indefinite זֵיתִים, singular construct זֵית־, plural construct זֵיתֵי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. olive (species)
  2. olive tree (tree)
  3. olive (fruit)

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