שלום

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

שָׁלוֹם (shalómm

  1. peace
  2. well-being, welfare
  3. rest, quietude
     !שבת שלום [shabát shalóm] = peaceful sabbath!

Interjection[edit]

שָׁלוֹם (shalóm)

  1. (conventional greeting) hello
  2. goodbye

Proper noun[edit]

שָׁלוֹם (shalómm

  1. A title of God.

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew שָׁלוֹם (shalóm, peace).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Litvish) IPA(key): [ˈʃɔ.ləm]
  • (Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈʃuː.ləm]
  • (Ukraynish) IPA(key): [ˈʃu.ləm]

Noun[edit]

שלום (sholemm

  1. peace
  2. A greeting

Related terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

שלום (sholemm

  1. A male given name: Shalom

See also[edit]