שוטה

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Hebrew[edit]

Noun[edit]

שׁוֹטֶה (shotém

  1. (biblical, literary) fool, idiot

Usage notes[edit]

The term is not found in the Tanakh, but occurs in the tractate Ḥagigah.


Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew שׁוֹטֶה‎.

Noun[edit]

שוטה (shoytem, plural שוטים(shoytem)

  1. (derogatory) idiot, fool

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