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18:07 Mar 12, 2001
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO] Art/Literary
Explanation: These are the two verbal roots expressing 'pardon' and 'forgiveness': m.H.l. and s.l.H. (meHiilaah, seliiHaah, and the like).
'Too show compassion to' would be le-raHem (r.H.m.), which is something different (in English as well).