The Alternative Hebrew Dictionary: דווקא

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Entry definition

דווקא 〈dwwqʼ〉 etymology From Aramaic דווקא 〈dwwqʼ〉, through Yiddish דווקא 〈dwwqʼ〉.
adverb: {{he-adv}}
  1. (colloquial) unexpectedly
  2. (colloquial) just to spite
  3. (colloquial) specifically, precisely
  4. (colloquial) in fact, actually

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