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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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