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חָיָה

to live, be alive, revive, restore to life
= living, alive; חַייִם = life, lifetime [Don’t confuse with הָיָה ‘to be’] [1G, 3 [ה

2

יָכֹל

to be able, be capable of, endure, prevail
yākōl [Ya, coal] is able to endure [1Yod, holem stative]

3

כָּרַת

to make a covenant (with בְּרִית), cut, cut off, cut down
cut the rat in half [In a covenant-making ceremony, animals were cut apart]
[ [ר 2

4

סוּר

to turn aside, turn off, leave (ֹoff), desist
Turn aside and leave the sûr [sewer].
[Don’t confuse with שור to wrestle] [biconsonantal]

5

עָבַד

to work, serve, toil
עֶ֫בֶד = servant [Don’t confuse with אָבַד to perish] [1G]

6

עָנָה

to answer, respond, reply, testify
Answer me, ʿānâ! [Anna]
[Don’t confuse with אָנָה to lament] [1G, 3 [ה
[This is a homonym of עָנָה ‘(D) to afflict, oppress, humiliate, violate’ in chapter 27]

7

אֹ֫זֶן

ear
(feminine)
your ears are (fr)ʾōzen

8

אַ֫יִל (n + adj)

ram, ruler; (adj.) mighty
a ram going down the ʾayil [aisle]

9

גִּבּוֹר (adj + n)

(adj.) mighty, valiant, heroic
(n) hero
The mighty Zsa Zsa gibbôr

10

זֶ֫בַח

sacrifice
מִזְבֵּ֫חַ = altar

11

צְדָקָה

righteousness, righteous act, justice
צַדִּיק = righteous, just

12

צָפוֹן

north, northern
(feminine)
ṣāpô̄n [phone] north

13

אָז

then, since, before
OZ was before my time, since it is old
[Distinguish from with עַז strong, עֹז strength, and עֵז goat]

14

אַף

also, indeed, even
AF is often, also, indeed, and even as well as nose or anger
[Its homograph אַף in chapter 9 means nose, nostril, anger]

15

פֶּן־

lest, otherwise
Use a pen, otherwise it will be erased.

16

חַיִּים

life, lifetime

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