AramaicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of כְּדִי(kəḏī), from כְּ־(kə-, like/as) + דִּי(, that), equivalent to כְּ־(kə-, like/as) + דְּ־(də-, that).

ConjunctionEdit

כַּד (kaḏ)

  1. when, as

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Ugaritic 𐎋𐎄 (kd), Aramaic 𐡊𐡃(kd), Punic 𐤊𐤃(kd), Ancient Greek κάδος (kádos).

NounEdit

כַּד (kadm (plural indefinite כַּדִּים‎, plural construct כַּדֵּי־‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. jar, pitcher, pot
    • 1956, Aharon Ashman, A Small Pot
      כַּד קָטָן, כַּד קָטָן, \ שְׁמוֹנָה יָמִים שַׁמְנוֹ נָתַן. \ כָּל הָעָם הִתְפַּלֵּא, \ מֵאֵלָיו הוּא מִתְמַלֵּא.‎‎
      A small pot, a small pot, / eight days it gave its oil. / The whole nation wondered, / it fills up by itself
  2. vase