שלם

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-.

Verb[edit]

שלם ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. to be whole, to be complete
  2. to follow, to agree
  3. to obey

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
שׁ־ל־ם

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-.

Adjective[edit]

שָׁלֵם ‎(shalémm sg indef. (f sg indef. שְׁלֵמָה, m pl indef. שְׁלֵמִים, f pl indef. שְׁלֵמוֹת)

  1. complete, intact
    • ברכת תשובה
      הֲשִׁיבֵנוּ אָבִינוּ לְתוֹרָתֶךָ, וְקָרְבֵנוּ מַלְכֵּנוּ לַעֲבוֹדָתֶךָ, וְהַחֲזִירֵנוּ בִתְשׁוּבָה שְׁלֵמָה לְפָנֶיךָ.
    • בעז בנאי, פריז בחורף
      אחד בתוך שניים לא יכול להיות שלם.
      ekhad b'tokh shnayim lo yakhol lihyot shalem.
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Pronunciation[edit]

שׁלם / shâlam / shaw-lam'

Verb[edit]

שָׁלַם ‎(shalám) ‎(pa'al construction)

  1. to be safe (in mind, body or estate);
  2. figuratively to be (causatively make) completed; by implication to be friendly; by extension to reciprocate (in various applications):

שִׁלֵּם ‎(shilém) ‎(pi'el construction)

  1. defective spelling of שילם

Proper noun[edit]

שָׁלֵם ‎(Shalem)

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