"מזרח ומערב."

Translation:East and west.

July 11, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/AnCatDubh

Those terms derive from the root ז.ר.ח ‘to shine’ (because the sun shines in the East) and ע.ר.ב ‘evening; arrive in the evening’ (because the sun is in the West in the evening).

July 11, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Hsn626796

So it's like "mushriq" in Arabic..

Shuruq = sunrise (זרח) Sharq/ Mushriq = east (מזרח)

March 18, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/zion11dotcom

meezrakh v-ma-arav

May 15, 2019
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