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16:41 Mar 20, 2007
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
Poetry & Literature / Literature
English term or phrase: Green
What does "Green" mean in Hebrew and how is it pronounced in Hebrew?

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5yarok, yeruka, yerukim, yerukot
Elad Meiri
3ירוק = מתחיל גמור



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yarok, yeruka, yerukim, yerukot

Like all Hebrew adjectives, there is masculine/feminine, singular/plural (in that order above).

Note added at 7 hrs (2007-03-20 23:51:38 GMT)

yarok = m. sing.
yeruka = f. sing.
yerukim = m. pl.
yerukot = f. pl.

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ירוק = מתחיל גמור

could also meen in slang an absolute beginner.

Local time: 15:49
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew, Native in EnglishEnglish
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ירוק - yarok

In Hebrew, adjectives are diverted in respect to the gender and quantity of the noun they describe.
In this example, yarok (ירוק) refers to a masculine singular noun.
Yeruka (ירוקה) refers to a feminine singular noun.
Yerukim (ירוקים) refers to a masculine plural noun.
Yerukot (ירוקות) refers to a feminine plural noun.

Example sentence(s):
  • התפוח ירוק
Elad Meiri
Local time: 16:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in HebrewHebrew
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Mar 20, 2007 - Changes made by Smantha:
Language pairHebrew to English » English to Hebrew

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