שמח

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
שׂ־מ־ח

Compare Ugaritic 𐎌𐎎𐎃 (šmḫ, to be glad, rejoice).

Adjective[edit]

שָׂמֵחַ (saméakh) (feminine שְׂמֵחָה‎, masculine plural שְׂמֵחִים‎, feminine plural שְׂמֵחוֹת‎)

  1. happy, glad, pleased
    • Proverbs 15:13
      לֵב שָׂמֵחַ יֵיטִב פָּנִים וּבְעַצְּבַת לֵב רוּחַ נְכֵאָה׃
  2. merry, joyous, cheerful

Verb[edit]

שָׂמַח (samákh) (pa'al construction)

  1. to be happy, glad, joyous, cheerful, merry

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

שִׂמֵּחַ (siméakh) (pi'el construction)

  1. defective spelling of שימח.

Anagrams[edit]