שמש

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

שמש

  1. to serve

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *śamš-.

Noun[edit]

שֶׁמֶשׁ (shémeshf (plural indefinite form שְׁמָשׁוֹת)

  1. sun

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ש־מ־ש (sh-m-sh).

Noun[edit]

שַׁמָּשׁ (shamáshm

  1. servant
  2. (Judaism) sexton
  3. (Judaism) candle used to light a menorah
  4. (obsolete) waiter

Verb[edit]

שִׁמֵּשׁ (shimésh) (pi'él construction)

  1. Defective spelling of שימש.
Conjugation[edit]
Conjugation of שׁ־מ־שׁ in pi'el           ±
infinitive שַׁמֵּשׁ, לְשַׁמֵּשׁ
gerund שִׁמּוּשׁ
past first person second person third person
sing. m. שִׁמַּשְׁתִּי שִׁמַּשְׁתָּ שִׁמֵּשׁ
f. שִׁמַּשְׁתְּ שִׁמְּשָׁה
pl. m. שִׁמַּשְׁנוּ שִׁמַּשְׁתֶּם שִׁמְּשׁוּ
f. שִׁמַּשְׁתֶּן
  present imperative
sing. m. מְשַׁמֵּשׁ שַׁמֵּשׁ
f. מְשַׁמֶּשֶׁת שַׁמְּשִׁי
pl. m. מְשַׁמְּשִׁים שַׁמְּשׁוּ
f. מְשַׁמְּשׁוֹת שַׁמֵּשְׁנָה
future first person second person third person
sing. m. אֲשַׁמֵּשׁ תְּשַׁמֵּשׁ יְשַׁמֵּשׁ
f. תְּשַׁמְּשִׁי תְּשַׁמֵּשׁ
pl. m. נְשַׁמֵּשׁ תְּשַׁמְּשׁוּ יְשַׁמְּשׁוּ
f. תְּשַׁמֵּשְׁנָה