Origin of English word KITTY

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The word KITTY is addressed in the entry: CATHARTIC


English Word

CATHARTIC

Edenic Word

KaSHaiR

Hebrew Word

כשר

Transliteration

Kahf-Shin-Resh

Pronounciation

Ka-SHARE

Conversion

[K-SH-R → K-TH-R]

Meaning

ritually fit, wholesome, acceptable

Roots

CATHARTIC (purgative) is from Greek katharos (pure).

כשרות   KaSHR(OOT) means purity;  כשר KaSHaiR means ritually fit, wholesome; acceptable (Esther8:5).  For documentation of the unusual shift from Shin to TH, see ARITHMETIC.


Branches

CATHARSIS, CATHERINE, KATE, KATHLEEN, and KITTY.  In Modern Greek the verb “to clean” is katharizo.  כשר KaSHeR is also the verb of purifying or making something ritually fit.

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Bible Verses

Esther 8:5 ותאמר אם־על־המלך טוב ואם־מצאתי חן לפניו וכשׁר הדבר לפני המלך וטובה אני בעיניו יכתב להשׁיב את־הספרים מחשׁבת המן בן־המדתא האגגי אשׁר כתב לאבד את־היהודים אשׁר בכל־מדינות המלך׃

“And she said: ‘If it please the king, and if I have found favour in his sight, and the thing seem right before the king, and I be pleasing in his eyes, let it be written to reverse the letters devised by Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, which he wrote to destroy the Jews that are in all the king's provinces;’”


Strong

(3787)

Related Words

TIARA



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