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This is the beginning lesson on family related vocabulary. The prerequisite lessons are the Hebrew Aleph-Bet and Greetings. Another lesson with more advanced family vocabulary is at Hebrew/Family2.


== Vocabulary ==


=== Nouns ===
אֵם
mother (f) (singular)
אִמָהו֗ת
mothers (f) (plural)
אִמָּא
mommy (f) (singular)אָב
father (m) (singular)
אָבו֗ת
fathers (m) (plural) (Note: The ending, ו֗ת, is usually feminine-plural, but this is an exception. (It is feminine plural because in the sight of God we are considered His Bride; i.e. Israel is espoused to God)
אַבָּא
daddy (m) (singular)בַּת
daughter (f) (singular)
בָּנו֗ת
daughters (f) (plural)בֵּן
son (m) (singular)
בָּנִים
sons (m) (plural) אַהֲבָה -- love (feminine) ahava

husband, wife


=== Verbs ===
אהב
love (root)


=== Adjectives ===
או֗הֵב
loving


== Sentences ==
 הוּא אָב 
He is a father.
שָׁלוֹם אֵם
Hello, Mother.


== Exercises ==
Translate into Hebrew: 
He is my father. 
She is my mother.
(Add "ee" at the end to say "my." 
Example: Hoo avee. (He is my father.)


== Related Lessons ==
Hebrew/Family2
Hebrew/People