מתמטיקה

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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately borrowed from Latin mathēmatica (mathematics), from Ancient Greek μαθηματικός (mathēmatikós, fond of learning), from μάθημα (máthēma, knowledge, study, learning). Reinforced by English mathematics and its cognates.

NounEdit

מָתֵמָטִיקָה (matemátikaf (singular construct מָתֵמָטִיקַת־‎, plural construct מָתֵמָטִיקַתֵי־‎)

  1. Mathematics.

Usage notesEdit

  • Unlike English mathematics, מתמטיקה is frequently found in its (fairly synonymous) definite form המתמטיקה (hamatemátika, (the) mathematics).

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