40 Weak Verbs with Final Vowel (ל״א Verbs)
ל״א verbs are originally strong verbs, which have later developed weak forms when the א at the end of the word or syllable had lost its consonantal value.
40.1 Weak Forms
In the forms without an ending and before consonantal afformatives, א is silent and the syllable is open with a long vowel.
The analysis of the weak forms offer no problems, because the Alef in the text has almost never fallen out.
Because many forms of ל״ה and ל״א sound the same (e.g. תִּמְצֶ֫אנָה and תִּגְלֶ֫ינָה), there is a mingling of forms with ל״ה verbs:
40.2 Tables of the ל״א Qal Forms
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