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 (shálev) (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