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AramaicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root מ־שׁ־ח‎ /ܡ-ܫ-ܚ(m-š-ḥ) related to anointing. Compare Arabic مَسَحَ(masaḥa), from cognate root م س ح(m-s-ḥ), and Ugaritic 𐎎𐎌𐎈 (mšḥ).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

מְשַׁח (m'šaḥ)

  1. to anoint
  2. to measure

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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root מ־שׁ־ח‎ Compare Ugaritic 𐎎𐎌𐎈 (mšḥ) and Arabic مَسَحَ(masaḥa).

VerbEdit

מָשַׁח (mashákh) (pa'al construction)

  1. to anoint with oil

ConjugationEdit

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