How do you say ‘brother’ in Hebrew?

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Last Updated on November 25, 2021

How do you say brother in Hebrew?

Learn these new Hebrew words – “Ach” – אח and אך

 

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Homophones are words that are spelled differently but sound the same. Homonyms are words that share the same pronunciation but have different meanings, whether spelled the same or not.

Today, we are learning 6 new Hebrew words that are all pronounced as “ach“.  In Hebrew the word “ach” can be spelled in 2 different ways: אח and אך

Now, let’s learn their meanings…

Meaning

Hebrew Word

Extra Information

Brother

אח

The word in the feminine form i.e. sister is “Achot”

Male nurse

אח

A female nurse is an “Achot”

Fireplace or hearth

אח

 

Ouch!

אח

Used in informal conversation.

Brother/buddy

אח

Hey, my bro/buddy –  היי אח שלי

Or more correctly – היי אחי

But/nevertheless/however

אך

 

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