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קשת

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Ideas lose themselves as quickly as quail, and one must wing them the minute they rise out of the grass, or they are gone.
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Hebrew

Pronunciation

  • IPA: ˈkɛʃɛt

Noun

קֶשֶׁת (keshet) f. (plural indefinite form קְשָׁתוֹת, singular construct form קֶשֶׁת)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A bow; see also חץ וקשת.
  2. A rainbow; see also קשת בענן.
  3. A headband.
  4. (geometry) An arc, a circular arc.
  5. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An edge connecting two vertices.
  6. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An arc, an electrical arc.
  7. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A bow (as used with string instruments).
  8. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An arch, an archway.

Noun

קַשָּׁת (kashat) m. (plural indefinite form קשתים, singular construct form קשת)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An archer; a soldier whose main weapon is the bow and arrow.
    • Genesis 21:20.

Proper noun

קַשָּׁת (kashat)

  1. (astronomy) Sagittarius, the Archer (a certain constellation).
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Sagittarius, the Archer (a certain sign of the zodiac).

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