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AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

חשב (transliteration needed)

  1. to think

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ח־שׁ־ב

From the root ח־ש־ב (ḥ-sh-b). Compare Arabic حَسَبَ (ḥasaba, to reckon, compute), Egyptian ḥsb (to calculate, to count).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

חָשַׁב (khasháv) (pa'al construction, passive participle חָשׁוּב, passive counterpart נֶחְשַׁב)

  1. to think
    אני לא רוצה לחשוב על מה שיקרה אם הוא לא יבוא מחר.‎
    ani lo rotse lakhshov al ma sheyikre im hu lo yavo makhar.
    I don't want to think about what will happen if he doesn't arrive tomorrow.
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

חַשָּׁב (khashávm

  1. an accountant

VerbEdit

חִשֵּׁב (khishév) (pi'el construction)

  1. Defective spelling of חישב: to calculate.

VerbEdit

חֻשַּׁב (khusháv) (pu'al construction)

  1. Defective spelling of חושב: to be calculate.

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