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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
י־ר־ד

From the root י־ר־ד(y-r-d). Cognate to Arabic وَرَدَ(warada), Ge'ez ወረደ (wärädä).

VerbEdit

יָרַד (yarád) (pa'al construction, infinitive לָרֶדֶת‎)

  1. To go down, descend.
    • רונה קינן, הסולם
      אבא שלך טיפס על סולם...ושכח איך לָרֶדֶת‎
    יורד גשם.‎‎ ― yoréd géshem.It is raining. [literally, Rain is descending.]
  2. To go down, decline, decrease.
  3. To emigrate from Israel, or (humorous) from another country.
  4. To criticize, lambaste; construed with the preposition על(al, on).
  5. To get out of a vehicle.

ConjugationEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • (descend): עלה(alá, go up, ascend)
  • (decrease): עלה(alá, go up, increase)
  • (emigrate from Israel): עלה(alá, immigrate to Israel)

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