Hebrew Nouns

Welcome to the third Hebrew lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Hebrew to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes
תפוחי אדמה
tomatoes
tomatoes
עגבניות
onions
onions
בצל
carrots
carrots
גזר
fruits
fruits
פירות
apples
apples
תפוחים
bananas
bananas
בננות
oranges
oranges
תפוזים

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Hebrew
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
יש לך חלב?
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
יש לי חלב וקפה
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
יש לו שלושה תפוחים
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
יש לה רק תפוח אחד
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
אנחנו גרים בבית קטן
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
אני אוהב את ארוחת הבוקר שלנו

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread
לחם
milk
milk
חלב
butter
butter
חמאה
cheese
cheese
גבינה
coffee
coffee
קפה
sandwich
sandwich
כריך
meat
meat
בשר
chicken
chicken
עוף
fish
fish
דג
breakfast
breakfast
ארוחת בוקר
lunch
lunch
ארוחת צהריים
dinner
dinner
ארוחת ערב

Conversation in Hebrew

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Hebrew
Do you speak (English/ Hebrew)?
האם אתה דובר (אנגלית/עברית)?
Just a little
רק קצת
I like Hebrew
אני אוהב עברית
Can I practice with you?
האם אני יכול להתאמן איתך?
How old are you?
בן כמה אתה?
I'm thirty three years old
אני בן שלשים ושלש
It was nice talking to you
היה נחמד לדבר איתך

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Hebrew. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Hebrew Adjectives   Hebrew Adjectives

Hebrew Plural   Hebrew Plural



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