What's the Reason for Hebrew's Mixed-Up Genders? https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/arts-culture/2021/04/whats-the-reason-for-hebrews-mixed-up-genders/

Quite a few masculine and feminine Hebrew words, when pluralized, take the form of the opposite gender. Why?

April 28, 2021 | Philologos
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From “Angelus Novus” by Paul Klee, 1920.

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