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avarice

Hebrew translation: hamdanut- חמדנות ; ta-avah- תאוה

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English term or phrase:avarice
Hebrew translation:hamdanut- חמדנות ; ta-avah- תאוה
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14:42 May 21, 2003
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: avarice
They come from miles around
In avarice and love
To suckle on the blood
Tali
hamdanut- חמדנות ; ta-avah- תאוה
Explanation:
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kamtznut- קמצנות- also meaning miserliness

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Note added at 2003-05-21 14:47:47 (GMT)
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Avarice=greed
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hamdanut- חמדנות ; ta-avah- תאוה


Explanation:
You might also try
kamtznut- קמצנות- also meaning miserliness

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Note added at 2003-05-21 14:47:47 (GMT)
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Avarice=greed


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