יש

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Hebrew[edit]

Adverb[edit]

יֵשׁ (yésh)

  1. There is or are; there exist(s); see usage notes below.
    יש פה…
    1. Someone has; see usage notes below.
      מנה יש לי בידך

Usage notes[edit]

  • This is a very common word that does not have a single simple English counterpart. For a more comprehensive discussion of the grammar of this word, see the "Modern Hebrew grammar" article in Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Interjection[edit]

יש!‏ (yésh!)

  1. Yes: used to express triumph or delight.

Noun[edit]

יֵשׁ (yéshm

  1. (philosophy, uncountable) Being, existence.
  2. (countable) Being, entity.

Antonyms[edit]


Yiddish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Hebrew יין שרף

Noun[edit]

יש (yashm

  1. liquor

Etymology 2[edit]

Hebrew

Noun[edit]

יש (yeshm

  1. entity, being, something substantial