מערב

See also: מערבֿ

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ע־ר־ב(ʿ-r-b)

From ערב(érev, evening) (because the sun sets in the west), from the root ע־ר־ב(`-r-b). Compare Arabic مَغْرِب(maḡrib), غَرْب(ḡarb).

NounEdit

מַעֲרָב (ma'arávm (singular construct מַעֲרַב־) [pattern: מִקְטָל]

  1. west (cardinal direction)

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Coordinate termsEdit

  • (compass points)
צָפוֹן(tsafón)
מַעֲרָב (ma'aráv)   מִזְרָח(mizrakh)
דָּרוֹם(daróm)

Proper nounEdit

המערב (hama'aráv)

  1. The West, the Western world.

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LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew מערב‎.

NounEdit

מערב m (Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling maaráv)

  1. west

YiddishEdit

NounEdit

מערב (mayrev)

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of מערבֿ(mayrev).