שלום עליכם

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From שָׁלוֹם (shalóm, peace) +‎ עֲלֵיכֶם ('aleikhém, upon you), literally “peace be upon you”. Compare Arabic اَلسَّلَامُ عَلَيْكُمْ (as-salāmu ʿalaykum).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם (shalóm 'aleikhém)

  1. (Judaism) A traditional greeting; shalom aleichem.

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Yiddish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם (shalóm 'aleikhém, literally peace be upon you).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

שלום עליכם (sholem aleykhem)

  1. (Judaism) A traditional greeting; shalom aleichem.

Usage notes[edit]