how to say “museum” in Hebrew


This Hebrew word is simple enough for English speakers to grasp easily: מוזיאון for museum.

For example:

אני לא יודע איפה המוזיאון, אני לא מקומי.

I (a male) don’t know where the museum is, I’m not a local.

Note the -yon ending. This is a common ending for types of places, especially if the word comes from Greek or Latin and end in -um. Other examples include אצטדיון – stadium and הרודיון Herodium.

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