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Unit Five - Learning Hebrew Adjectives
I am the Aleph and the Tav, the First and the Last

An adjective is a word that is used to describe or qualify a noun. Hebrew adjectives function similarly to English adjectives.



  • After studying this unit, you should be able to understand the basic grammar of the adjective in biblical Hebrew and begin identifying various adjectival phrases and constructions in the scriptures.



Properties of Adjectives


Patterns of Inflection


Attributive Usage


Predicate Usage


Substantive Usage


Comparative Usage


Demonstrative Adjectives


Adjectives and Word Pairs


Hebrew Participles


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