Flashcards in Ch. 4: Vocab + Grammar Deck (29)
Lord; אָדוֹן lord, master
אַחִים (irregular plural)
אֲנָשִׁים (irregular plural)
נָשִׁים (irregular plural)
בָּנוֹת (irregular plural)
way, road, journey; masculine/feminine
mountain, hill, hill country
לֵבָב (alternate form)
heart, mind, will
soul, life, person, neck, throat; feminine
book, scroll, document
eye, spring; feminine
עָרִים (irregular plural)
city, town; feminine
host, army, war, service
voice, sound, noise
head, top, chief
law, instruction, teaching, custom
Masculine singular noun ending(s)?
Masculine plural noun ending(s)?
Masculine dual noun ending(s)?
Feminine singular noun ending(s)?
Most common is the qamets he, but others include: pathach taw / seghol taw / hireq yod taw / shureq taw
Feminine plural noun ending(s)?
Feminine dual noun ending(s)?
What is propetonic reduction?
Alteration of vowels on nouns with the addition of plural endings by changing the vowel in the first syllable from qamets to shewa.
--> Two syllables; accent on second, qamets or tsere in first; changes first vowel to shewa.
What is segholate pluralization?
Alteration of vowels on two syllable nouns with accent on first syllable and the addition of plural endings by changing vowel pattern to (1) shewa and (2) qamets - always.
--> Two syllables; accent on first; takes shewa - qamets.