שתה

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Etymology[edit]

Root
שׁ־ת־ה

Compare Aramaic אִשְׁתִּי (ʾištī), Ge'ez ሰትየ (sätyä).

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שָׁתָה (shatá) (pa'al construction, infinitive לִשְׁתּוֹת, future יִשְׁתֶּה)

  1. to drink
  2. (slang) to drink alcohol
    אם שותים, לא נוהגים.‏
    If you drink, do not drive
    (literally) "if drinking–m pl, not driving–m pl.

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