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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *rūḥ- (to blow, breathe; spirit). Cognate with Aramaic ܪܘܼܚܵܐ‎/רוּחָא(rūḥā), Arabic رُوح(rūḥ).

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רוּחַ (rúachm, f (plural indefinite רוּחוֹת‎)

  1. wind
  2. breath
  3. spirit

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew רוּחַ(rúakh).

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רוח (ruekhm, plural רוחות(rukhes)

  1. ghost; devil; demon
  2. spirit

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