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HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
ק־ו־ר

The sense “infinitive” is a calque of Arabic مَصْدَر(maṣdar, infinitive, literally source, origin).

NounEdit

מָקוֹר (makórm (plural indefinite מְקוֹרוֹת‎, singular construct מְקוֹר־, plural construct מְקוֹרוֹת־‎) [pattern: מִקְטָל]

  1. A source, an origin, a root.
    מקור חום‎ ― m'kór khóma heat source
    מקור המילה‎ ― m'kór hamiláthe source of the word
  2. (grammar) infinitive

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Etymology 2Edit

Root
נ־ק־ר

NounEdit

מַקּוֹר (makórm (plural indefinite מַקּוֹרִים‎, singular construct מַקּוֹר־, plural construct מַקּוֹרֵי־‎)

  1. A beak: a mouth-like anatomical structure found in various animals, notably birds.

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