Hebrew

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Alternative forms

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Etymology

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Root
ט־ק־ס (ṭ-q-s)

Coined by Eliezer Ben-Yehuda in 1896 based on Ancient Greek τάξις (táxis) and Arabic طَقْس (ṭaqs) published in his daily newspaper, HaTzvi.

Noun

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טֶקֶס (tékesm (plural indefinite טְקָסִים, plural construct טִקְסֵי־)

  1. ritual, ceremony

Usage notes

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References

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  1. ^ The Academy of the Hebrew Language (2011 March 15) “טקס או טכס?”, in (Please provide the book title or journal name) (in Hebrew), retrieved 2016-10-26
  2. ^ טכס, טקס at Google Ngram Viewer