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Hebrew term or phrase:matar
English translation:rain
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09:30 Aug 12, 2002
Hebrew to English translations [Non-PRO]
Hebrew term or phrase: matar
in the old testament and in a poem:
Te'am et ha matar, ve'ha'azen la'ruach
rain
Explanation:
No explanation necessary - matar means rain. The more common Hebrew word used today is geshem, but matar would also be understood. It's spelled מטר - mem-tet-resh.
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Sue Goldian
Local time: 17:20
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.I only thougth it would be a spanisch word meaning Kill.

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5 +1rainSue Goldian


  

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rain


Explanation:
No explanation necessary - matar means rain. The more common Hebrew word used today is geshem, but matar would also be understood. It's spelled מטר - mem-tet-resh.

Sue Goldian
Local time: 17:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 358
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.I only thougth it would be a spanisch word meaning Kill.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yigal Gideon
1 hr
  -> Thanks Yigal
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