[b-hebrew] Words with sound that describe their meaning

Avi Wollman avi.wollman at gmail.com
Wed Jun 28 03:30:06 EDT 2006


a horse. suoose sounds like neghing.

Avi

On 6/27/06, Alexander Oldernes <alexander at oldernes.no> wrote:
> Does anyone know examples of B-Hebrew words where the pronunciation (the sound) correspond to the meaning of the word?
>
> I know about the Hebrew word "tor" (turtle-dove) which sounds like the bird.
> And the cheth-sound in "ruach" may sound like a "breath" or "wind".
>
> Are there any more examples?
>
>
> Alexander Oldernes
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