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פרסה

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Combination of the Hebrew forms ־ה‎ +‎ פָּרַס‎. Compare Hebrew פָּרַס(divide).

NounEdit

פַּרְסָה (parsaf (plural indefinite פְּרָסוֹת‎, singular construct פַּרְסַת־‎, plural construct פַּרְסוֹת־‎) [pattern: קַטְלָה]

  1. hoof
  2. horseshoe

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Persian فرسنگ‎, whence also Aramaic פַּרְסָא‎, Arabic فرسخ‎, Greek παρασάγγης (parasángis).

NounEdit

פַּרְסָה (parsáf (plural indefinite פַּרְסָאוֹת‎) [pattern: קַטְלָה]

  1. parasang, parsa

AnagramsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Klein, Ernest (1987) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of English[1], Jerusalem: Carta, →ISBN, p. 530