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22:31 Aug 21, 2000
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: female spider
animal, myth or symbol
John Fogerthy
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naA K A V I S H AJohn Kinory
na"akaviaha"
Michal Circolone


  

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7 hrs
"akaviaha"


Explanation:
עכבישה
The letter "heh" (ה) provides the female ending to the word.

Good luck!

Michal Circolone
United States
Local time: 05:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in pair: 20

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8 days
A K A V I S H A


Explanation:
A K A V I S H = spider (masculine or indeterminate).
Plural = AKAVISHIM

A K A V I S H A = female spider
Plural = AKAVISHOT

AKAVISHI (=spidery) is also used in medicine to translate the Latin/Greek (well, bastardised Latin/Greek) term arachnoid, part of the nervous system.

John Kinory
Local time: 13:44
PRO pts in pair: 43
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