שלמא

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Aramaic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-. Cognates include Hebrew שלום, Arabic سلام.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

שלמא (transliteration needed)

  1. A greeting; similar to hello.

Noun[edit]

שלמא (transliteration neededm (uncountable)

  1. peace
  2. perfection
  3. wholeness
  4. health
  5. welfare, safety

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References[edit]

  • $lm”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Jastrow, Marcus (1903) A Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature, London, New York: Luzac & Co., G.P. Putnam's Sons
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press