how to say “fast train” in Hebrew

רַכֶּבֶת מְהִירָה

If you know some basic Hebrew, you probably know the word for fastמהר .

מהר means fast in the sense of quickly. It’s an adverb, so you can say הוא הולך מהר – he walks fast, he’s doing something fast. But the word for fast the adjective – to describe a thing – is מהיר for masculine objects and מהירה for feminine objects.

For example, a fast train רכבת מהירה .

But if you want to describe a particular train line as fast, you’d say קו הרכבת המהיר , as in:

קו הרכבת המהיר מחבר בין הערים תל אביב וירושלים.

The fast train line connects between the cities Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.

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