HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ר־צ־ח

The verb is the mediopassive of רצח(ratsákh), from the root ר־צ־ח(r-ts-kh). The noun follows from the participle.

VerbEdit

נִרְצַח (nirtsákh) (nif'al construction, active counterpart רָצַח‎)

  1. To be murdered.
  2. (נִרְצָח, nirtsákh) Masculine singular present participle and present tense of נרצח.

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

נִרְצָח (nirtsákhm (plural indefinite נרצחים‎, feminine counterpart נרצחת‎)

  1. A (male) murder victim.
    גופת הנרצח‎‎ ― gufát hanirtsákhthe victim's body