שם

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šim-.

Noun[edit]

שֵׁם (shémm (plural indefinite form שֵׁמוֹת, singular construct form שֵׁם, plural construct form שְׁמוֹת)

  1. Name
  2. First name.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

שָׁם (transliteration needed) (shám)

  1. there (somewhere at some distance from the speaker)
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

שֵׁם (shémm

  1. Shem.
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Etymology 4[edit]

From the root שׂ-י-ם (ś-y-m), also written שׂ-ם (ś-m), using binyán pa'ál.

Verb[edit]

שָׂם (sám) (pa'ál construction)

  1. (He/it) put, placed
  2. (He/it) turned on, as music, television, radio, etc.
  3. (He/it) put on, donned, as clothing, shoes, etc.
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Etymology 5[edit]

From the root ש־ו־ם in pa'al construction

Verb[edit]

שָׁם (sham) (pa'ál construction)

  1. (He/it) assessed, appraised: determined value.