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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From מָשַׁח(mashákh, to anoint). Compare Aramaic מְשִׁיחַ(məšī́aḥ), מְשִׁיחָא(məšīḥā), Arabic مَسِيح(masīḥ).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

מָשִׁיחַ (mashíakh) (feminine מְשִׁיחָה‎, masculine plural מְשִׁיחִים‎, feminine plural מְשִׁיחוֹת‎) [pattern: קָטִיל]

  1. anointed

NounEdit

מָשִׁיחַ (mashíakhm [pattern: קָטִיל]

  1. messiah

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hebrew משיח(mashíakh, messiah; anointed)

NounEdit

משיח (moshiyekhm, plural משיחים(meshikhim)

  1. messiah