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20:53 Aug 18, 2001
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: lock
lock
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na +1lock has several meaningsDana Cohen
naLockPro-Japanese


  

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Lock


Explanation:
Lock in Hebrew is:

Manul

and is written:
Mem, nun, ayin, vav, lamed

Pro-Japanese
Canada
Local time: 20:47
Native speaker of: English
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
lock has several meanings


Explanation:
Lock (noun) as in the gadget used on doors is indeed /manul/ mem-nun-ain-vav-lamed.

Lock (verb) of the same root is /linol/
lamed-nun-ain-vav-lamed

Lock (noun) that you find in harbours and on canals is /ta tzifa/ tav-aleph tzadik-yud-peh-heh, or simply /lok/ lamed-vav-kuf

Dana Cohen
Israel
Local time: 05:47

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