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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

At the time of the Babylonian Talmud, borrowed from Ancient Greek λιμήν (limḗn) with metathesis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

נָמֵל (namélm (plural indefinite נְמֵלִים, singular construct נְמַל־, plural construct נִמְלֵי־)

  1. Port, seaport.

Usage notesEdit

  • Often spelled and pronounced as נָמָל (namál), possibly by influence of the construct form.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • נמל” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language.

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