"״" meaning in Hebrew

See ״ in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Symbol

Forms: gershayim [romanization]
Head templates: {{head|he|symbol|sc=Hebr}} ״ • (transliteration needed)
  1. Double apostrophe, used to form Hebrew acronyms, as in ארה״ב and תנ״ך.
    Sense id: ״-he-symbol-UL6-blo8 Categories (other): Hebrew symbols, Hebrew terms with redundant script codes Disambiguation of Hebrew symbols: 79 5 6 11 Disambiguation of Hebrew terms with redundant script codes: 53 4 5 37
  2. Used in a number written as multiple letters.
    Sense id: ״-he-symbol-kNMdMIwq
  3. (obsolete) Used by some authors for emphasis. Tags: obsolete
    Sense id: ״-he-symbol-V5Ypn3VX
  4. Often used in writing out the names of letters, such as וי״ו.
    Sense id: ״-he-symbol-2sAFkeAG
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: ׳

Download JSON data for ״ meaning in Hebrew (1.4kB)

{
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "gershayim",
      "tags": [
        "romanization"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "he",
        "2": "symbol",
        "sc": "Hebr"
      },
      "expansion": "״ • (transliteration needed)",
      "name": "head"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Hebrew",
  "lang_code": "he",
  "pos": "symbol",
  "related": [
    {
      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0",
      "word": "׳"
    }
  ],
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        {
          "_dis": "79 5 6 11",
          "kind": "other",
          "name": "Hebrew symbols",
          "parents": [],
          "source": "w+disamb"
        },
        {
          "_dis": "53 4 5 37",
          "kind": "other",
          "name": "Hebrew terms with redundant script codes",
          "parents": [
            "Terms with redundant script codes",
            "Entry maintenance"
          ],
          "source": "w+disamb"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Double apostrophe, used to form Hebrew acronyms, as in ארה״ב and תנ״ך."
      ],
      "id": "״-he-symbol-UL6-blo8",
      "links": [
        [
          "apostrophe",
          "apostrophe#English"
        ],
        [
          "ארה״ב",
          "ארה״ב#Hebrew"
        ],
        [
          "תנ״ך",
          "תנ״ך#Hebrew"
        ]
      ]
    },
    {
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "תשס״ח = 5768 (2007–08)"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Used in a number written as multiple letters."
      ],
      "id": "״-he-symbol-kNMdMIwq"
    },
    {
      "categories": [],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "אני צרי״ך את זה."
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Used by some authors for emphasis."
      ],
      "id": "״-he-symbol-V5Ypn3VX",
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(obsolete) Used by some authors for emphasis."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "obsolete"
      ]
    },
    {
      "glosses": [
        "Often used in writing out the names of letters, such as וי״ו."
      ],
      "id": "״-he-symbol-2sAFkeAG",
      "links": [
        [
          "וי״ו",
          "וי״ו#Hebrew"
        ]
      ]
    }
  ],
  "word": "״"
}
{
  "categories": [
    "Hebrew lemmas",
    "Hebrew symbols",
    "Hebrew terms with redundant script codes",
    "Requests for transliteration of Hebrew terms"
  ],
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "gershayim",
      "tags": [
        "romanization"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "he",
        "2": "symbol",
        "sc": "Hebr"
      },
      "expansion": "״ • (transliteration needed)",
      "name": "head"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Hebrew",
  "lang_code": "he",
  "pos": "symbol",
  "related": [
    {
      "word": "׳"
    }
  ],
  "senses": [
    {
      "glosses": [
        "Double apostrophe, used to form Hebrew acronyms, as in ארה״ב and תנ״ך."
      ],
      "links": [
        [
          "apostrophe",
          "apostrophe#English"
        ],
        [
          "ארה״ב",
          "ארה״ב#Hebrew"
        ],
        [
          "תנ״ך",
          "תנ״ך#Hebrew"
        ]
      ]
    },
    {
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "תשס״ח = 5768 (2007–08)"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Used in a number written as multiple letters."
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "Hebrew terms with obsolete senses"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "אני צרי״ך את זה."
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Used by some authors for emphasis."
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(obsolete) Used by some authors for emphasis."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "obsolete"
      ]
    },
    {
      "glosses": [
        "Often used in writing out the names of letters, such as וי״ו."
      ],
      "links": [
        [
          "וי״ו",
          "וי״ו#Hebrew"
        ]
      ]
    }
  ],
  "word": "״"
}
{
  "called_from": "form_descriptions/1698",
  "msg": "unrecognized head form: גרשיים",
  "path": [
    "״"
  ],
  "section": "Hebrew",
  "subsection": "symbol",
  "title": "״",
  "trace": ""
}

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