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death is a chickadee

Hebrew translation: ha-mavet hu yargazi

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English term or phrase:death is a chickadee
Hebrew translation:ha-mavet hu yargazi
Entered by: John Kinory
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06:52 Feb 24, 2002
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: death is a chickadee
a metaphor,
death being represented by the bird, a chickadee
attn:hebrew characters requested, thanks
leaf mcclary
ha-mavet hu yargazi - Hebrew characters below
Explanation:
ha-mavet = [the] death (you use the definite article in Hebrew)
המות
heh-mem-vav-tav

hu = [he/it] is
הוא
heh-vav-alef

yargazi = the nearest equivalent to chickadee
ירגזי
yod-resh-gimel-zayin-yod

together:
המות הוא ירגזי

or: 'chickadee' transliterated:
צ'יקדי
tzadi/apostrophe-yod-kof-dalet-yod

together:
המות הוא צ'יקדי


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Note added at 2002-02-24 12:14:31 (GMT)
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Notes:
(1) You don\'t need the indefinite article \'a\'

(2) ha-mavet can also be spelled
המוות
heh-mem-vav-vav-tav

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ha-mavet hu yargazi - Hebrew characters below


Explanation:
ha-mavet = [the] death (you use the definite article in Hebrew)
המות
heh-mem-vav-tav

hu = [he/it] is
הוא
heh-vav-alef

yargazi = the nearest equivalent to chickadee
ירגזי
yod-resh-gimel-zayin-yod

together:
המות הוא ירגזי

or: 'chickadee' transliterated:
צ'יקדי
tzadi/apostrophe-yod-kof-dalet-yod

together:
המות הוא צ'יקדי


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-02-24 12:14:31 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Notes:
(1) You don\'t need the indefinite article \'a\'

(2) ha-mavet can also be spelled
המוות
heh-mem-vav-vav-tav



John Kinory
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