שמע

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Aramaic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šamaʿ-.

Verb[edit]

שְׁמַע (šᵊmaʿ)

  1. to hear

Hebrew[edit]

Root
שׁ־מ־ע

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šamaʿ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

שֵׁמַע (shéma'm (plural indefinite שמעים, singular construct שמע־, plural construct שמעי־) [pattern: קֵטֶל]

  1. audio

Verb[edit]

שָׁמַע (shamá') (pa'al construction, passive counterpart נִשְׁמַע)

  1. to hear
  2. to listen

Conjugation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

שְׁמַע (sh'má')

  1. the Shema

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