"The judge's bodyguard is standing in the entrance to the court."

Translation:שומר הראש של השופט עומד בכניסה לבית המשפט.

June 22, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/R_Pink

"המאבטח של השופט עומד בכניסה לבית המשפט"

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gotenks33

you're right, they didn't write all the possible translations yet.
Hope you reported it ;)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rogruman

also, השומר and not שומר הראש should work i think. reported.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IngeborgHa14

Well, שׁוֹמֵר is a watchman, who can guard anything, not only people.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gsazbon

Is שומר הראש an idiom to say bodyguard, literary saying headguard?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Zdeka985336

שומר הראש is the bodyguard, שומר ראש is a bodyguard, it is a construct.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Catistsk

What if the bodyguard is female? שומרית ראש?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IngeborgHa14

Well, as שׁוֹמֵר is originally a participle guarding, the feminine form for bodyguard is שׁוֹמֶ֫רֶת רֹאשׁ. Fun fact: There is also a form for female heads, as in רֹאשַׁת־הַמֶּמְשָׁלָה (female) prime minister

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