Hebrew Word of the Week
Based on the Weekly Torah Portion
The Hebrew word of the week is pekudei ("accounting of"), taken from the weekly Torah portion called Pekudei . This word appears in the first pasuk (verse) of the reading (i.e., Exodus 32:21):
The root pakad means to attend to, to appoint, or to muster and is found in other words in the Tanakh:
Some other words in parashat Pekudei that merit study and attention include:
"Turn again, O God of hosts! Look down from heaven, and see; have regard for this vine." - Psalm 80:14[15h]
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