שמן

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

שמן (transliteration needed)

  1. to ripen, to mature
  2. to be fat

Hebrew[edit]

Root
שׁ־מ־ן

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

שֶׁמֶן (shémenm (plural indefinite שְׁמָנִים, singular construct שֶׁמֶן־, plural construct שַׁמְנֵי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. Oil: any of various hydrophobic liquids with low external friction.
  2. Specifically, cooking oil.

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Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

שֻׁמָּן (shumánm (plural indefinite שֻׁמָּנִים)

  1. Defective spelling of שומן.

Pronunciation 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

שָׁמַן (shamán) (pa'al construction)

  1. To grow or become fat, such as by overeating.

Pronunciation 4[edit]

Adjective[edit]

שָׁמֵן (shamén) (feminine שְׁמֵנָה, masculine plural שְׁמֵנִים, feminine plural שְׁמֵנוֹת)

  1. fat, chubby
  2. oily, greasy
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