משקל

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root שׁ־ק־ל

NounEdit

מִשְׁקָל (mishkálm (plural indefinite מִשְׁקָלִים‎) [pattern: מִקְטָל]

  1. weight
  2. balance, scale
  3. importance, significance
  4. (grammar) pattern
  5. (poetry) meter, rhyme
  6. (music) rhythm, beat