צדקה

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
צ־ד־ק

Cognate to Arabic صَدَقَة(ṣadaqa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

צְדָקָה (ts'dakáf (plural indefinite צְדָקוֹת‎, singular construct צִדְקַת־‎, plural construct צִדְקוֹת־‎)

  1. (modern, countable) charity
    • 1971 September 26, Ze'ev Tsur, “צדקה אינה תחליף לצדק‎ [Charity Isn't a Replacement for Justice]”, in Davar[1], page 10:
  2. (Jewish law) tzedakah
  3. (Biblical Hebrew, uncountable) righteousness

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LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew צְדָקָה‎.

NounEdit

צדקה f (Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling sedaka)

  1. charity, righteousness

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew צְדָקָה‎.

NounEdit

צדקה (tsedokef

  1. charity