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How to say “artificial” in Hebrew

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How to say “artificial” in Hebrew

מְלָאכוּתִי

The Hebrew word for artificialמלאכותי

– comes from the word for craftמלאכה
. The root of these words is ל.א.כ
, whose meaning has something to do with
transmitting. ל.א.כ is also the root of מלאך
angel, in Biblical-Hebrew terms also a messenger.

מלאכותי comes מלאכהcraft, because something artificial has been crafted consciously. Here’s an example of the word in context:

ישראל תקים איים מלאכותיים מול החוף.

Israel will set up artificial islands opposite the coast.

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