שלו

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(See definition)

Preposition[edit]

שֶׁלּוֹ ‎(sheló)

  1. Form of שֶׁל ‎(shel) including third-person masculine singular personal pronoun as object.
    איפה הבן שלו?éifo habén sheló? — Where is his son?
  2. (archaic) Form of שֶׁלְּ־ ‎(shel'-) including third-person masculine singular personal pronoun as object. (This sense was synonymous with the previous, but was only found in attributive use.)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This form also frequently results from שֶׁ־ ‎(she-) + לוֹ ‎(lo).

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

שָׁלֵו ‎(shálevm ‎(feminine שלווה \ שְׁלְוָה, masculine plural שלווים \ שְׁלֵוִים, feminine plural שלוות \ שְׁלְווֹת)

  1. peaceful, calm, serene

Synonyms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

שָׁלֵו ‎(shálev)

  1. A male given name: Shalev.

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Arabic سَلْوَى ‎(salwā), Judaeo-Aramaic סְלָו ‎(səlāw), Classical Syriac ܣܠܘܝ ‎(salway) and Soqotri [script needed] ‎(šílhi).

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Noun[edit]

שליו \ שְׂלָו ‎(s'lavm ‎(plural indefinite שליוים \ שַׂלְוִים, singular construct שליו \ שְׂלַו־, plural construct שליוי \ שַׂלְוֵי־)

  1. quail