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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *mdd (stretch, spread, measure). Cognate with Akkadian 𒉘 (madād-, measure), 𒉘 (madādum, to measure).

VerbEdit

מָדַד (madád) (pa'al construction)

  1. To measure: to determine the size of.

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

מַדָּד (mádadm (plural indefinite מַדָּדִים‎, singular construct מַדַּד־, plural construct מַדָּדֵי־‎)

  1. a measure
  2. (economics) an index