HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ת־י־ק

A Mishnaic borrowing from Ancient Greek θήκη (thḗkē, box, money box, sheath for sword), forming the new root ת־י־ק(t-y-k).

NounEdit

תִּיק (tikm (plural indefinite תִּיקִים‎)

  1. bag, satchel
  2. case (legal)
  3. (politics) portfolio (the post and the responsibilities of a cabinet minister or other head of a government department.)
  4. a file or a folder on computers
  5. (colloquial) police record
  6. (colloquial) task, burden

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