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21:35 Mar 20, 2002
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: to love
to love someone or i love you
amy
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1le'ehov לאהובSue Goldian
5 +1לאהוב =To Love
EGB Translations


  

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
לאהוב =To Love


Explanation:
To Love = לאהוב
In Hebrew it is one word (Verbal noun)(To-ל Love-אהוב)
Lamed, Alef, Hey, Vav, Bet.



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Note added at 2002-03-20 21:53:57 (GMT)
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I love You, already translatedseveral times.
To love someone = לאהוב מישהו
MISHEHU - Someone (Mem, Yod,Shin,Hey,Vav)

EGB Translations
Local time: 16:27
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 156

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  John Kinory: To love/le'ehov is not a verbal noun (aka gerund) but the infinitive
2 hrs

agree  stefano_t: exactly
22 hrs
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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
le'ehov לאהוב


Explanation:
In Hebrew, to love is le'ehov - לאהוב, spelled lamed alef heh vav vet.
This is one word in Hebrew because the letter lamed, when added to the beginning of a word, means to in this case (and for in others)


Sue Goldian
Local time: 16:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 50

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  John Kinory: This is the infinitive, as I commented above.
2 hrs
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