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HebrewEdit

Root
ע־מ־ד

EtymologyEdit

Root
ע־מ־ד

Compare Aramaic עַמּוּדָא (ʿammūḏā, column) and Arabic عَمُود (ʿamūd, column).

NounEdit

עַמּוּד (amúdm (plural indefinite עַמּוּדִים, singular construct עַמּוּד־, plural construct עַמּוּדֵי־)

  1. pillar, column, post
  2. page (as of a book)

Usage notesEdit

  • In the sense of "page," עמוד generally refers to a page in a book but is sometimes used to reference things like web pages, for which the word דַּף is also used.

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