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Sabbatarian {n} (sixth-day Sabbatarian, Friday-keeper) :: שומר שבת {m} /shomér shabát/
Sabbatarian {n} (seventh-day Sabbatarian, Sabbath-keeper, Saturday-keeper) :: שומר שבת {m} /shomér shabát/
Sabbath {n} (Jewish Saturday) :: שבת {f} /shabát/
Sabbath {n} (Christian Sunday) :: יום ראשון {m} /yom rishón/
Sabbath {n} (Muslim Friday) :: יום ששי {m} /yom shishí/
sabbatical {n} (extended period of leave) :: שבתון \ שבתון {m} /shabatón/
sabbatical year {n} (year of rest for the land observed every seven years) :: שמיטה /shmita/
sabotage {n} (deliberate action of subversion, obstruction, disruption, destruction) :: חבלה {f} /Habala/
Sabra {prop} (native Israeli) :: צבר /tsabár/, סברה /sábre/
sack {n} (bag for commodities or items) :: שק {m} /sak/, אמתחת {f} /amtakhát/
sackcloth {n} (cloth) :: שק {m} /shaq/
sackcloth {n} (figuratively: garment worn as act of penance) :: שק {m} /shaq/
Sacramento {prop} (Sacramento, the capital city of California) :: סקרמנטו {f}, סאקרמנטו {f}
sacred cow {n} (something which cannot be tampered with) :: פרה קדושה {f} /para kdosha/
sad {adj} (feeling sorrow) :: עצוב /atzúv/
sad {adj} :: עצוב (atzúv)
Saïda {prop} (port city in Lebanon) SEE: Sidon ::
Saddam {prop} (Saddam Hussein) :: סדאם חוסיין
saddle {n} (seat on an animal) :: אכף {m} /ukaf/, אוכף {m}
sadly {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately ::
sadness {n} (state/emotion) :: עצב {m} /'étsev/
sad to say {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately ::
safari {n} (a trip into any undeveloped area) :: ספארי {m}
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping) :: כספת /kasefet/
safe-deposit box {n} (box for holding valuables safe) :: כספת פרטית בחדר כספות בבנק {f}
safehouse {n} (secure location) :: בית מסתור; דירת מסתור
safe mode {n} ((computing) troubleshooting mode) :: מצב בטוח {n}
safety {n} (condition or feeling of being safe) :: בטחון {m} /bitakhón/, בטיחות {f} /betihut/
safety {n} (mechanism to prevent accidental firing) :: נצרה {f} /nitsra/
safety pin {n} (pin of a hand grenade) :: נצרה {f} /nitsra/
saffron {n} (spice) :: זעפרן {m}
sage {n} (plant) :: מרווה /marva/
Sagittarius {prop} (constellation) :: קשת {m} /qashát/
Sagittarius {prop} (astrological sign) :: קשת {m} /qashát/
Sahara {prop} (desert) :: סהרה {f} /sahrah/
sail {n} (a piece of fabric attached to a boat) :: מפרש {m} /mifrás/
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat) :: שט /shat/, הפליג /hiflíg/
sailboat {n} (a boat propelled by a sail) :: מפרשית, ספינת מפרש {f} /sfinát mifrás/
sailing {n} (motion across water) :: שיט מפרשים {m} /sheit mifrasim/
sailing ship {n} (type of ship) :: אנית מפרשים /oniyat mifrasim/, ספינת מפרשים {f} /sfinat mifrasim/
sailmaker {n} (occupation) :: תופר מפרשים {m} /tofer mifrasim/
sailor {n} (worker on a ship) :: מלח {m} /malaħ/, יורד ים {m} /yored yam/
sailor {n} (person who sails as a sport) :: שיט {m} /shayat/
sailplane {n} (sailplane) SEE: glider ::
Saint George {prop} (Patron saint of England and several other places) :: גאורגיוס הקדוש {m} /georgios ha-kadósh/
Saint John's bread {n} (carob) SEE: carob ::
Saint Lucia {prop} (country in the Caribbean) :: סנט לוסיה
Saint Mary {prop} (the mother of Jesus Christ) :: מרים הקדושה {f} /miryam ha-kidóshah/
Saint Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus ::
Saint Nicholas {prop} (4th-century Greek bishop, patron of children and marines) :: ניקולאוס הקדוש {m} /nikulaus ha-kidush/
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city in Russia) :: סנט פטרסבורג /sent petersburg/
sake {n} (Japanese rice wine) :: סאקה /sake/
Sakhalin {prop} (island in Russia) :: סחלין {m} /sakhalin/
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry ::
sakura {n} (blossom of the Japanese cherry tree, see also: cherry blossom) :: סאקורה
Salé {prop} (city near Rabat) :: סלא /Sla/
salaam {interj} (a Muslim greeting) :: סלאם /salám/
salaam alaikum {interj} (peace be upon you [Muslim greeting]) :: סלאם עליכום /salám 'aléikum/
salad {n} (food) :: סלט {m} /salát/
salamander {n} (amphibian) :: סלמנדרה {f} /salamándra/
salamander {n} (mythical creature) :: סלמנדרה {f} /salamándra/
salamander {n} (small broiler) :: סלמנדרה {f} /salamándra/
salami {n} (penis) SEE: penis ::
salami {n} (sausage) :: סלמי
salary {n} (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis) :: משכורת \ משכרת {f} /maskorét/, שכר {m} /sakhár/
sale {n} (exchange of goods or services for currency or credit) :: מכירה {f} /mekhirá/
sale {n} (sale of goods at reduced prices) :: מבצע {m} /mivtsá/
Salekhard {prop} (city in Russia) :: סלחרד {m}
Salisbury {prop} (city in England) :: סולסברי
saliva {n} (liquid secreted into the mouth) :: רוק \ רק {m} /rok/
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow ::
salmon {n} (fish) :: סלמון {m} /sálmon/, אלתית {f} /iltít/
salo {n} (non-rendered pig fat) :: סאלו /salo/
salsa {n} (dance) :: סלסה
salt {n} (sodium chloride) :: מלח {m} /mélakh/
salt {v} (to add salt to) :: המליח /himlíakh/
salt of the earth {n} (a decent, dependable person) :: מלח הארץ
Saluki {n} (Saluki breed of dog) :: סלוקי /salwqy/
salvation {n} (the process of being saved (religion)) :: גאולה /g'ulá/, ישע
salve {n} (ointment, cream or balm) :: משחה /mishkha/, צרי {f} /tsori/
Samara {prop} (city in Russia) :: סמרה
Samaria {prop} (Both city and part of ancient Palestine) :: שמרון
Samaritan {n} (a native or inhabitant of Samaria) :: שומרוני {m} /shom'roní/
samarium {n} (chemical element) :: סמריום /samáryum/
Samarkand {prop} (city in Uzbekistan) :: סמרקנד
same {adj} (not different as regards self; identical) :: אותו {m} /otó/, אותה {f} /otáh/, אותם {p} /otám/
same {adj} (similar, alike) :: דומה {m} {f} /domé, domá/
same {pron} (the identical thing) :: אותו ה־ [oto ha] {m}, אותה ה־ [ota ha] {f}
samekh {n} (Semitic letter) :: סמך {f} /sámech/, ס [symbol]
same-sex marriage {n} (gay marriage) SEE: gay marriage ::
samizdat {n} (underground publishing) :: סאמיזדאט {m} /samizdat/
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea) :: סמובר {m} /samovar/
Samson {prop} (Israelite judge) :: שמשון /shimshon/
Samson {prop} (given name) :: שמשון /shimshon/
Samsun {prop} (city) :: סמסון /samsun/
Samsung {prop} (South Korean conglomerate company) :: סמסונג {m} /Sámsung/
Samuel {prop} (male given name) :: שמואל /shmuel/
Samuel {prop} (book of the Bible) :: שמואל /shmuel/
Samuel {prop} (biblical person) :: שמואל /shmuel/
samurai {n} (feudal Japanese warrior) :: סמוראי {m} /samurai/
Sana'a {prop} (capital of Yemen) :: צנעא / tsán'a, tsána/
sanatorium {n} (institution that treats chronic diseases, and provides supervised recuperation and convalescence) :: סנטוריום {m} /sanatorium/
séance {n} (a ceremony where people try to communicate with the spirits) :: העלאה באוב {f}
sanctimonious {adj} (making a show of being morally better than others, especially hypocritically) :: מתחסד, צדקני
sand {n} (finely ground rock) :: חול {m} /khól/
sandal {n} (type of footwear) :: סנדל {m} /sandál/
sandal {n} (sandalwood) SEE: sandalwood ::
sandalwood {n} :: אלמוג /Almog/
Sanders {prop} (surname) :: סנדרס /sanders/
sandstone {n} (sand/clay sedimentary rock) :: אבן חול {f} /even chól/
sandwich {n} (snack consisting of two slices of bread) :: כריך {m} /karíkh/, סנדויץ׳ {m} /séndvich/
sane {adj} (mentally healthy) :: שפוי {m} /shafúy/
San Francisco {prop} (San Francisco, California city) :: סן פרנסיסקו {m} /san fransisko/
sangria {n} (Spanish wine drink with fruit, sugar and soda) :: סנגריה {m}
sanitation {n} :: תברואה, סניטציה {f}, גהות {f}
San José {prop} (A city in California, USA) SEE: San Jose ::
San Jose {prop} (a city in California, USA) :: סן חוזה
San Marino {prop} (Republic of San Marino) :: סן מרינו /san marino/
sans {prep} (without) SEE: without ::
Sanskrit {n} (language) :: סנסקריט /sanskrít/
Santa {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus ::
Santa Claus {prop} (fictional figure) :: סנטה קלאוס {m} /santa klaus/
Santo Domingo {prop} (the capital city of the Dominican Republic) :: סנטו דומינגו {m}
Santorini {prop} (Greek island) :: סנטוריני {m} /Santoríni/
sap {n} (juice of plant) :: שרף {m} /saraf/
sap {n} (slang: saphead) :: פראייר {m} /frayer/
sapphire {n} (gem) :: ספיר {m} /sappír/
Sappho {prop} (Greek female name) :: סאפפו /Sappo/
Sara {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sarah ::
Sarah {prop} (the wife of Abraham) :: שרה {f} /sará/
Sarah {prop} (given name from Hebrew) :: שרה {f} /sará/
Sarai {prop} (female given name) :: שרי /saráy/
Sarajevo {prop} (city) :: סאראייבו /sarayevo/
Saransk {prop} (city in Russia) :: סרנסק {m} /saransq/
Saratov {prop} (city) :: סרטוב
sarcophagus {n} (coffin) :: קלוסקמע
Sardanapalus {prop} (King of Assyria) :: סרדנאפלוס
sardine {n} (fish) :: סלתנית /saltanit/
Sardinia {prop} (island of Italy) :: סרדיניה
Sargon {prop} (king) :: סרגון {m} /Sargón/
Sarkozy {prop} (surname) :: סרקוזי
sash {n} (decorative length of cloth) :: אבנט {m} /avnét/
sashimi {n} (dish of slices of raw fish or meat) :: סשימי {m} /sashimi/
Saskatchewan {prop} (Province in western Canada) :: ססקצ'ואן
Satan {prop} (the Devil) :: שטן {m} /satán/
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey) :: כת השטן /kat hasatán/
satellite {n} (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body) :: לוין {m} /lav'yan/
satrap {n} (governor of a Persian province) :: אחשדרפן {m} /akhashdarpan/
Satu Mare {prop} (city in Romania) :: סאטו מארה /sátu máre/
Saturday {n} (day of the week) :: שבת {f} /shabát/
Saturn {prop} (planet) :: שבתאי /shabtá'i/
sauce {n} (liquid condiment) :: רוטב \ רטב {m} /rótev/
saucepan {n} (deep cooking vessel) :: סיר {m} /sir/
Saudi {prop} (Saudi Arabia) SEE: Saudi Arabia ::
Saudi {adj} (pertaining to Saudi Arabia) :: סעודיה /su'udiyah/
Saudi Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East) :: ערב הסעודית {f} /'aráv hasa'udít/, סעודיה {f} /saʿudyá/
Saul {prop} (first king of Israel) :: שאול /sha'úl/
Saul {prop} (male given name) :: שאול {m} /sha'úl/
sauna {n} (sauna room or house) :: סאונה
sausage {n} (a food made of minced meat packed into a tubular casing) :: נקניק {m} /naknik/
Sava {prop} (river) :: סאווה
savanna {n} (tropical grassland with scattered trees) :: סוואנה
save {v} (to help someone to survive, or rescue someone) :: הציל
save {v} (to store for future use) :: חסך
saw {n} (tool) :: משור {m} /masór/
saxophone {n} (a musical instrument of the woodwind family) :: סקספון {m} /saksofón/
say {v} (to pronounce) :: אמר /amár/
say {v} (to communicate verbally or in writing) :: אמר /amár/
say {v} (to say) SEE: tell ::
sayonara {interj} (goodbye, in reference to Japan (transliterations and different spellings only)) :: סיונרה /sayonárah/
scab {n} (incrustation over a wound) :: גלד {m} /geled/
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies ::
scabbard {n} (the sheath of a sword) :: נדן {m}
scabies {n} (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei) :: גרדת {f} /garedet/
scald {v} :: צריבה /tz"rivah/
scale {n} (sequence for measurement) :: סולם {m} /sulam/
scale {n} (ratio of distances) :: קנה מידה {m} /kne mida/
scale {n} (series of notes) :: סולם {m} /sulam/
scale {n} (keratin pieces covering the skin of certain animals) :: קשקש {m} /kaskas/
scale {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder ::
scale {n} (device) SEE: scales ::
scales {n} (device for weighing goods for sale) :: מאזנים / מאזניים {m-d} /moznáim/
scalp {n} (part of head where the hair grows) :: קרקפת {f} /karkéfet/
scalpel {n} (small straight knife) :: אזמל {m} /izmel/
scam {n} (fraudulent deal) :: תרגיל עוקץ
scan {v} (examine sequentially) :: סרק /saráq/
scan {v} (create a digital copy of an image using a scanner) :: סרק /saráq/
Scandinavian {n} (someone from Scandinavia) :: סקנדינבי
Scandinavian {adj} :: סקנדינבי
scandium {n} (chemical element) :: סקנדיום /skandium/
scant {adj} (very little) :: מעט מאוד /méat méod/
scapegoat {n} (a goat imbued with the sins of the people) :: שעיר לעזאזל {m} /sa'ír la'azazél/
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s)) :: שעיר לעזאזל {m} /sa'ír la'azazél/
scar {n} (cliff) SEE: cliff ::
scar {n} (permanent mark on the skin) :: צלקת
scarecrow {n} (an effigy made to scare the birds away) :: דחליל {m} /dakhlíl/
scarecrow {n} (tall, thin, awkward person) :: דחליל {m} /dakhlíl/
scarf {n} (long garment worn around the neck) :: צעיף {m} /tsa'if/
scarlet {n} :: שני {m}
scary {adj} (causing, or able to cause, fright) :: מפחיד {m} /mafkhíd/
scatterbrained {adj} (absent-minded) SEE: absent-minded ::
scavenger {n} (animal feeding on decaying matter) :: אוכל נבלות
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage ::
scene {n} (the location of an event that attracts attention) :: סצנה {f} /stsena/
scent {n} (distinctive odour or smell) :: ריח {m} /réakh/
sceptre {n} (ornamental staff) :: שרביט
schadenfreude {n} (malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone else's misfortune) :: שמחה לאיד {f}
Scheherazade {prop} (female given name) :: שחרזאדה {f}, שהראזאד {f}
Scheldt {prop} (river) :: סכלדה
scheme {n} (a systematic plan of future action) :: מזמה {f} /mezimá/
scheme {n} (secret, devious plan) :: מזמה {f} /mezimá/
scheme {n} (orderly combination of related parts) :: מבנה {m} /mivné/
scheme {n} (chart or diagram) :: תרשים {m} /tarshím/
scheme {n} (mathematics) :: סכימה {f} /sχéma/
Schiller {prop} (surname) :: שילר /shiller/
schizoid {n} (someone with schizoid personality disorder) :: סכיזואידית
schizoid personality disorder {n} (personality disorder) :: הפרעה אישיות סכיזואידית /hafra'á ishiyút sekīzōʾīdīt/
schizophrenia {n} (mental disorder) :: סכיזופרניה {f} /skizofrenya/
schlemiel {n} (clumsy person) :: שלומיאל {m} /shlumiél/
schmo {n} (schmuck) SEE: schmuck ::
schmuck {n} (The penis) :: שמוק {m} /shmók/, זין {m} /záyin/
schmuck {n} (A jerk; an unpleasant or detestable person) :: שמוק {m} /shmók/
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish) :: שניצל {m} /shnitzel/
scholar's mate {n} (checkmate which occurs after the moves 1.e4 e5 2.Qh5 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Qxf7#) :: מט סנדלרים
school {n} (a group of fish in body of water etc...) :: להקה {f} /lahaká/, דגה {f} /dagá/
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning) :: בית ספר {m} /bet séfer/
school {n} (college or university) :: אוניברסיטה {f} /univérsita/, מכללה {f} /mikhlalá/
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university) :: בית ספר {m} /bet séfer/, פקולטה {f} /fakúlta/
school {n} ((collectively) the followers of a particular doctrine) :: אסכולה {f} /askola/
school {v} (to educate, teach, or train) :: לימד /liméd/
schoolchild {n} (young person attending school or of an age to attend school) :: תלמיד {m} /talmíd/
schoolie {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher ::
schoolteacher {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher ::
schooner {n} (sailing ship) :: סקונר /skooner/
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment) :: החתול של שרדינגר {m} /ha-ħatul šel šredinger/
schwa {n} (schwa) :: שווא \ שוא {m} /shva/
Schwartz {prop} (surname) :: שוורץ
Schwarzenegger {prop} (surname of German-speakers) :: שוורצנגר
science {n} (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method) :: מדע {m} /madá/
science {n} (particular discipline or branch of learning) :: מדע {m} /madá/
science fiction {n} (fiction) :: מדע בדיוני {m} /madá bid'yóni/
scientia potentia est {proverb} (knowledge is power) SEE: knowledge is power ::
scientific {adj} (of or having to do with science) :: מדעי /madai/
scientist {n} (one whose activities make use of the scientific method) :: מדען
Scientology {prop} (belief system developed by L. Ron Hubbard) :: סיינטולוגיה {f} /sayentológya/
scissors {n} (tool used for cutting) :: מספרים / מספריים {m-d} /misparáim/
Scooby-Doo {prop} (the fictional dog) :: סקובי דו {m} /skoobi doo/
scooter {n} (foot-propelled vehicle) :: קורקינט {m} /korkinet/
scooter {n} (motor-scooter) :: קטנוע, טוסטוס {m} /tústus/
scope {n} (breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain) :: היקף /heikef/
score {v} (to score) SEE: strike ::
scores {pron} (many) SEE: many ::
scorn {v} (to feel contempt or disdain for something or somebody) :: לבוז
scorn {n} (contempt, disdain) :: שאט-נפש /sh'át-néfesh/
Scorpio {prop} (astrological sign) :: עקרב {m} /'aqráv/
Scorpio {prop} (constellation) SEE: Scorpius ::
scorpion {n} (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones) :: עקרב {m} /'akráv/
Scorpius {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Scorpio ::
Scorpius {prop} (constellation) :: עקרב {m} /'akráv/
Scotland {prop} (country in northwest Europe to the north of England) :: סקוטלנד {m} /skótland/
scoundrel {n} (villain) :: בן בליעל {m} /ben bliyá'al/
scourge {n} :: פגע
scouting {n} :: צופיות /Zofiut/
scrabble {v} (to scribble) SEE: scribble ::
scrambled egg {n} (dish) :: ביצה מקשקשת {f} /beytza mekushkéshet/
scrapie {n} (A degenerative prion disease) :: סקרייפי {m}
scream {n} (loud exclamation) :: צרחה {f} /tsrachá/
scream {v} (to make the sound of a scream) :: צרח /tsarách/
scream queen {n} (actress who appears in several horror movies) :: מלכה הצעקה {f} /malká hats'aká/
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba) SEE: western barn owl ::
screen {n} (physical divider) :: מסך /masach/
screen printing {n} (printing method) :: הדפס רשת
screw {n} (fastener) :: בורג {m} /bóreg/
screw {v} (to connect or assemble pieces using a screw) :: הבריג /hivríg/
screw {v} (to have sexual intercourse with) :: זיין /ziyén/, דפק /dafák/
screw {v} (to cheat or treat unfairly) :: דפק /dafák/
screwdriver {n} (tool) :: מברג {m} /mavreg/
scribble {v} :: שרבוט
scribe {n} (one who writes; a draughtsman) :: טפסר {m} /tafsar/
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama) :: תסריט {m}
scripture {n} (any sacred writing or book) :: כתובים {m-p} /ktuvím/
Scripture {prop} (Tanakh) SEE: Tanakh ::
Scripture {prop} (Bible) SEE: Bible ::
scrofulous {adj} (morally degenerate; corrupt) SEE: corrupt ::
scroll {n} (roll of paper or parchment) :: מגילה {f} /megilá/
scrotum {n} (the bag of the skin and muscle that contains the testicles) :: כיס האשכים, שק האשכים {m} /sak ha-ashakhim/
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation ::
scrutore {n} (escritoire) SEE: escritoire ::
sculpture {n} (work of art created by sculpting) :: פסל {m} /pésel/
scumbag {n} (condom) SEE: condom ::
scythe {n} (farm tool) :: חרמש
sea {n} (body of water) :: ים {m} /yam/
sea anemone {n} (polyp) :: שושנת ים {f} /shoshanát yam/
seaborgium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 106) :: סיבורגיום /sibórgiyum/
sea cow {n} (marine mammal of the order Sirenia) :: פרת ים {f} /parát yam/, תחש {m} /táḥash/
sea cucumber {n} (sea cucumber) :: מלפפון ים {m} /m'laf'fon yam/
sea eagle {n} (genus Haliaeetus) :: עיטם {m} /eytám/
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor ::
seafood {n} (fish, shellfish, seaweed and other edible aquatic life) :: פירות ים {m-p} /perót yam/
sea horse {n} (walrus) SEE: walrus ::
seal {n} (pinniped) :: כלב ים {m} /kelev yam/
sea lane {n} (a route used by ships) :: נתיב ספנות {m} /netiv sapanut/
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family) :: ארי ים {m} /arí yam/
seam {n} :: תפר {m} /tefer/
seamstress {n} (a woman who sews clothes professionally) :: תופרת /tophérét/
Sean {prop} (a male given name) :: שון /shon/
Sea of Galilee {prop} (lake in northern Israel) :: כנרת {m} /kinéret/, ים כנרת {m} /yam kinéret/
Sea of Japan {prop} (the sea between Japan and the rest of Asia) :: ים יפן {m} /yam yapán/
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea) :: ים אוחוצק
search {v} (to search) SEE: look ::
search {n} (an attempt to find something) :: חיפוש {m} /khipús/
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something) :: חיפש \ חפש /khipés/
search engine {n} (application that searches for data) :: מנוע חיפוש {m} /m'nóa-khipús/
Searlean {prop} (a subdivision of the Cumberlandian epoch) :: סרלי {f}
sea salt {n} (salt prepared by evaporating sea water) :: מלח ים {m} /melakh yam/
seashell {n} (shell) :: צדף {m} /tzédef/
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness ::
seasickness {n} (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship) :: מחלת ים \ מחלת ים {f} /makhalát yam/
season {n} (quarter of a year) :: עונה {f} /oná/
season {v} (to flavour food) :: תיבל /tee-BEL/
seasteading {n} (creation of permanent dwellings at sea) :: התיישבות-ים
seat belt {n} (restraining belt) :: חגורת בטיחות {f}
sea turtle {n} (any turtle that inhabits oceans) :: צב ים {m} /tsáv-yám/
sea urchin {n} (any of many marine echinoderms of the class Echinoidea) :: קיפוד־ים {m} /kipod-yam/
seawater {n} (salt water of a sea or ocean) :: מי ים {m-p} /mey yam/
seaweed {n} (marine plants and algae) :: אצה
seaworthiness {n} (property of being fit to go to sea) :: כשר שיט {m} /kosher shayit/
seaworthy {adj} (fit for the sea) :: כשיר לשיט {m} /kashir leshayit/
second {adj} (second (numeral)) :: שני {m} /sheni/
second {adj} (that which comes after the first) :: שני {m} /sheni/
second {n} (music: interval between two adjacent notes)) :: דקה, דקות {p}
second {n} (one-sixtieth of a minute; SI unit of time) :: שניה {f} /sh'niyá/
second {n} (unit of angular measure) :: שניה {f} /sh'niyá/
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time) :: שניה {f} /sh'niyá/
second person {n} (the form of a verb used when the subject of a sentence is the audience) :: נוכח {m} /nokhéakh/, גוף שני {m} /gúf shení/
Second World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II ::
secret {n} (knowledge that is hidden) :: סוד {m} /sod/
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.) :: סודי /sodi/
secretariat {n} (the office or department of a government secretary) :: מזכירות /mazkirut/
secretary {n} (person keeping records and handling clerical work) :: מזכיר {m} /mazkir/, מזכירה {f} /mazkira/
secret of Polichinelle {n} (secret known to everyone) :: סוד גלוי {m}
secret police {n} (police operating outside normal boundaries of law) :: משטרה סודי {f} /mishtara sodi/
sect {n} (religious movement) :: כת {f} /kat/
section {n} (cutting, part cut out) :: קטע
secular {adj} (not specifically religious) :: חול \ חל /ḥoll/
security {n} (condition of not being threatened) :: בטחון {m} /bitakhón/
security {n} (organization or department responsible for providing security) :: ביטחון {m} /bitakhón/
sedimentary rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth) :: סלע משקע
see {v} (perceive with the eyes) :: ראה /ra'ah/
seed {n} (fertilized grain) :: זרע {m} /zéra'/
seed {v} (to plant or sow seeds) :: זרע /zará/
seek {v} (to try to find) :: חפש /khipés/
seeker {n} (One who seeks) :: מחפש {m} /mekhapés/
seel {v} (To blind) SEE: blind ::
seem {v} (to appear, to seem) SEE: look ::
seem {v} (to appear) :: נראה /nir'á/
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently ::
see Naples and die {proverb} (since nothing compares to the beauty of Naples, you can die after you've seen it) :: לראות את נאפולי ולמות /lir'ót et Nápoli v'lamút/
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat ::
seepage {n} (process) :: הסתננות (histanenút)
see the forest for the trees {v} (to be overwhelmed by detail to the point where it obscures the overall situation) :: מרב עצים לא רואים את היער /miróv 'etzím lo roím et hayá'ar/
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent ::
see you later {phrase} (goodbye) :: להתראות /lehitraót/
Sega {prop} (Japanese videogame developer) :: סגה {f} /Séga/
segol {n} (a Hebrew niqqud diacritical mark) :: סגול {m} /segól/
seismology {n} (the study of the vibration of the Earth's interior) :: סייסמולוגיה
seldom {adv} (infrequently, rarely) :: לעתים רחוקות /le'eteym rekhokót/
select {v} (to choose one or more elements from a set) :: בחר /bakhár/
selenium {n} (chemical element) :: סלניום /selenyum/
self {n} (individual person as the object of his own reflective consciousness) :: עצמי
self- {prefix} (of, by, in or with oneself or itself) :: עצמי /atzmí/
self-conscious {adj} (aware of oneself as an individual being) :: נבוך {m} /navoh/
selfie {n} (photographic self-portrait) :: סלפי {m} /sélfi/
selfie {v} (to take a selfie) :: עשה סלפי /'asá sélfi/
self-interest {n} (personal interest) :: אינטרס עצמי {m} /interes 'atsmi/
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it) :: דיוקן עצמי {m} /dyoqán atzmí/
self-serving {adj} (showing interest only in oneself) :: אינטרסנט, תועלתן
sell {v} (to agree to transfer goods or provide services) :: מכר {m} /makhár/
semantic field {n} (group of words relating to same subject) :: שדה סמנטי {m}
semantics {n} :: דקדוק
semaphore {n} (visual signaling system) :: סמפור {m} /semafor/
semaphore {n} (visual signaling with flags) :: סמפור {m} /semafor/
semaphore {n} (computing term) :: סמפור {m} /semafor/
semblance {n} (likeness, similarity) :: דמיון {m} /dimyón/
semen {n} (semen (fluid)) SEE: sperm ::
semen {n} (male reproductory fluid) :: זרע {m} /zera'/, זרמה {f} /zirma/
semi- {prefix} (half (prefix)) :: חצי־ /khatsí-/
semicircle {n} (half of a circle) :: חצי עגול {m} /khatsí igúl/
semicolon {n} (punctuation mark ';') :: נקודה ופסיק \ נקדה ופסיק {m} /n'kudá uf'sík/
Semite {n} (descendant of any of these peoples) :: שמי {m} /shémi/, שמית {f} /shémit/
Semitic {adj} (pertaining to the Semitic subdivision of Afro-Asiatic languages) :: שמי /shémi/
senate {n} (the upper house in some bicameral legislative systems) :: כנסט
Senate {prop} (legislative body) :: סנאט {m} /senát/
Senate {prop} (US Senate) :: סנאט {m} /senát/
senator {n} (member in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate) :: סנטור / סנאטור {m} /senator/, סנאטורית {f} /senatorit/
senator {n} (historic: position in government of ancient Rome) :: סנטור / סנאטור {m} /senator/
send {v} (make something go somewhere) :: שלח /shalákh/
Sendai {prop} (a city of Japan) :: סנדאי
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal) :: סנגל /senegal/
sense {n} (method to gather data) :: חוש {m} /khúsh/
sense {n} (conscious awareness) :: תחושה {f} /tkhúsha/
sense {n} (sound judgement) :: הגיון {m} /higayón/
sense {n} (natural ability) :: חוש {m} /khúsh/
sense {n} (semantics term) :: מובן {m} /muván/
sense {v} (use biological senses) :: חש /khash/
sense of humour {n} (quality of an individual to find certain things funny) :: חוש הומור /khush humor/
sensitive {adj} (easily offended) :: רגיש
sensitive {adj} (capable of offending) :: רגיש
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate) :: משפט {m} /mishpat/
Seoul {prop} (capital of South Korea) :: סיאול {m}, סאול {m} /si'úl/
separate the wheat from the chaff {v} (to select only that which is of value) :: לבור את הבר מן התבן /lavúr et habár min hatéven/
separation {n} (act of disuniting two or more things) :: הבדלה {f} /havdalá/
separatism {n} (separatism) :: בדלנות {f} /badlanút/
Sephardic {adj} (relating to the culture of the Sephardi Jews) :: ספרדי
sepia {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish ::
September {prop} (ninth month of the Gregorian calendar) :: ספטמבר \ ספטמבר {m} /septémber/
Septuagint {prop} (an ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek) :: תרגום השבעים {m} /targum ha-shiv‘iyím/
sequel {n} (a narrative written after another narrative set in the same universe) :: המשך /hemsheikh/
sequence {n} (in mathematics, an ordered list of objects) :: סדרה {f} /sidrá/
seraph {n} (highest order of angels) :: שרף {m}
seraphim {n} (plural of seraph) :: שרפים {p} /s'rafím/
Serb {n} (person of Serb descent, see also: Serbian) :: סרבי {m} /servi/, סרבית {f} /servít/
Serbia {prop} (a country in southeastern Europe) :: סרביה {f} /serbiya/
Serbia and Montenegro {prop} (former country on the Balkan Peninsula) :: סרביה ומונטנגרו /Serbiyah va-Mônṭenegrô/
Serbian {n} (person from Serbia, see also: Serb) :: סרבי {m} /servi/, סרבית {f} /servít/
Serbian {n} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian) :: סרבית {f} /serbít/
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians) :: סרבי /servi/
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb ::
Serbo-Croatian {n} (South Slavic language) :: סרבו-קרואטית {f} /serbo-kro'átit/
serenity {n} (state) :: רגע {m} /róga'/
serf {n} (semifree peasant) :: צמית {m} /tsamit/, אריס {m} /aris/
sergeant {n} (non-commissioned officer rank) :: סמל
serial killer {n} (person who commits multiple murders) :: רוצח סדרתי {m} /rotseakh sidrati/
series {n} (a number of things that follow on one after the other) :: סדרה {f} /sidrá/
series {n} (television or radio program) :: סדרה {f} /sidrá/
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence) :: טור
serigraphy {n} (printing method) SEE: screen printing ::
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play) :: רציני /r'tsiní/
serious {adj} (really intending what is said; being in earnest) :: רציני /r'tsiní/
sermon {n} (religious discourse) :: דרשה, הטפה
serpent {n} (snake) :: נחש {m} /nakhásh/
Serpentarius {prop} (Ophiuchus) SEE: Ophiuchus ::
servant {n} :: עבד /eved/
server {n} (computing: a program which provides services to other programs or users) :: שרת {m} /sharat/
server {n} :: שרת {m} /sharat/
Servian {adj} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
Servian {n} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
Servian {prop} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
service {n} (practice of providing a service) :: שירות {m}
service {n} (economics: work performed) :: שירות {m} /sheirút/
service {n} (the military) :: שירות {m}
service {n} (set of dishes or utensils) :: שירות {m} /sheirút/
service {n} (shared taxi) :: שירות
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station ::
serviette {n} (napkin) SEE: napkin ::
sesame {n} (plant) :: סומסום /sumsum/
session {n} (period devoted to a particular activity) :: ישיבה {f} /y'shivá/
set {v} (to put something down) :: הניח /heníakh/, שם /sam/
set {v} (to determine) :: קבע /kavá/
set {v} (to adjust) :: כיוון /kivén/
set {v} (to arrange with dishes and cutlery) :: ערך /arákh/
set {v} (to locate, to backdrop) :: מיקם /mikém/
set {v} (to devise and assign work) :: הקצה /hiktzá/
set {v} (to solidify) :: קרש /karásh/
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon) :: שקע /shaká/, בא /ba/
set {adj} (ready, prepared) :: מוכן /mukhán/
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables) :: סט {m} /sét/, אוסף {m} /ósef/
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools) :: סט {m} /sét/, ערכה {f} /erká/
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects) :: קבוצה {f} /kvutza/
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit ::
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory ::
Set {prop} (Egyptian god) :: סת /Set/
set forth {v} (to start) SEE: start ::
Seth {prop} (Egyptian god) :: סת /Set/
set off {v} (To offset) SEE: offset ::
set on fire {v} (cause to begin to burn) :: הצית /hitsít/, הדליק /hidlík/
set on fire {v} (arouse passionate feelings in) :: הצית /hitsít/
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets) :: תורת הקבוצות
settle {v} (to fix one's dwelling) :: התנחל
settle {v} :: הסכים {m} /hiskim/, הגיע לעמק השווה {m} /higi`a le`emeq hashaveh/
settlement {n} (newly established colony) :: התנחלות /hitnakhlut, hitnakhalut/
settler {n} (someone who settles in a new location, especially one who makes a previously uninhabited place his home) :: מתנחל {m} /mitnakhel/
Sevastopol {prop} (city) :: סבסטופול
seven {num} (cardinal number 7) :: שבע {f} /sheva/ [used in counting], שבעה {m} /shiv'a/
seven deadly sins {n} (the cardinal sins) :: שבעת קטלנית חטאים /shivat qatlanít chataím/
sevennight {n} (period of seven consecutive days and nights) SEE: week ::
seventeen {num} (cardinal number) :: שבע־עשרה {f} /shva esre/ [used in counting], שבעה־עשר {m} /shiv'a asar/
seventh {adj} (ordinal form of the number seven) :: שביעי /shebîy‛îy, shebi‛îy/
seventh heaven {n} (state of great joy and satisfaction) :: הרקיע השביעי {m} /harakía hashvi'í/
seventy {num} (cardinal number) :: שבעים {m} {f} /shiv‘ím/
seventy-eight {num} (78) :: שבעים־ושמנה /šivím və-šmoná/
seventy-five {num} (75) :: שבעים־וחמשה /šivím və-khamišá/
seventy-four {num} (74) :: שבעים־וארבעה /šivím və-arbá/
seventy-nine {num} (79) :: שבעים־ותשעה /šivím və-téyša/
seventy-one {num} (71) :: שבעים־ואחד /šivím və-ekhád/
seventy-seven {num} (77) :: שבעים־ושבעה /šivím və-šivá/
seventy-six {num} (76) :: שבעים־וששה /šivím və-šišá/
seventy-three {num} (73) :: שבעים־ושלשה /šivím və-šlošá/
seventy-two {num} (72) :: שבעים־ושנים /šivím və-šnáyim/
Seville {prop} (city in Andalusia, Spain) :: סביליה {f} /Sevília/
sew {v} ((transitive) use a needle) :: תפר /tafár/
sex {n} (act of sexual intercourse) :: יחסי מין {m-p} /yakhaséy min/ [literally: sexual relations], מין {m} /min/, סקס {m} /seks/
sex {n} (gender (female or male)) :: מין {m} /min/, מגדר /migdár/ [literally: gender]
sex {v} (informal: to have sex with) :: קיים יחסים /kiyém yakhasím/ [literally “to have relations”], זיין /ziyén/ [vulgar]
sexism {n} (gender discrimination or dislike) :: אפליה מינית
sexology {n} (study of sex and sexuality) :: סקסולוגיה {f}
sex slave {n} (slave kept for the purpose of sexual exploitation) :: שפחת מין {f} /shifḥát min/
sext {n} (noon) SEE: noon ::
sex toy {n} (sex aid) :: אביזר מין {m} /avizár min/
sexual {adj} (of or relating to having sex) :: מיני /miní/
sexual harassment {n} (sexual harassment) :: הטרדה מינית {f} //
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction) :: יחסי מין {m-p} /yaħasei min/, הזדווגות {f} /hizdavgut/
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction) SEE: coitus ::
sexuality {n} (sexual orientation) SEE: sexual orientation ::
sexuality {n} (concern with or interest in sexual activity) :: מיניות {f} /miniyút/
sexually transmitted disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact) :: מחלת מין {f} /maẖlát min/
sexual orientation {n} (sexual orientation) :: נטייה מינית {f} /netiya minit/
sexy {adj} (having sexual appeal) :: סקסי /seksi/
Seychelles {prop} (country in East Africa) :: סישל / סיישל /seyshel/
Sfax {prop} (Tunisian city) :: ספקס
Shabbat shalom {phrase} (good wishes at Jewish sabbath) :: שבת שלום
shabbos goy {n} (gentile servant) :: גוי של שבת {m} /goy shel shabat/
shack {n} (crude hut) :: צריף / tsrif/
shade {n} (variety of color) :: גוון {m} /gáven/
shade {v} (to shield from light) :: הצל /hetsél/
shadow {n} (dark image projected onto a surface) :: צל {m} /tzel/
shah {n} (king of Persia) :: שאה {m}
shahada {n} (Islamic declaration of belief) :: שהאדה {f} /shahada/
shaheed {n} (martyr) SEE: martyr ::
shake {v} (transitive: to cause to move) :: זעזע /zi'zéa'/, ניער /ni'ér/
shake {v} (transitive: to disturb emotionally) :: זעזע /zi'zéa'/
Shakespeare {prop} (English playwright) :: שייקספיר {m} /sheykspir/
shakshuka {n} :: שקשוקה
shalom {interj} (transliteration of the Jewish greeting or farewell) :: שלום /shalóm/
shalom aleichem {interj} (peace be upon you [Jewish greeting]) :: שלום עליכם /shalóm 'aleikhém/
shaman {n} (a medium between the concrete and spirit worlds) :: שמאן {m} /shaman/, שמאנית {f} /shamanit/
shameless {adj} (having no shame) :: חסר בושה /ḥasar bushah/
shame on you {interj} (expression of disapproval) :: התבייש לך /hitbayésh lekhá/
shampoo {n} (product for washing the hair or other fibres) :: שמפו {m} /shampu/
shamrock {n} (any of several small plants, forms of clover) SEE: clover ::
Shanghai {prop} (Chinese city as provincial-level municipality) :: שאנגחאי /shang-khái/
shape {n} (status or condition) :: מצב {m} /matsáv/
shape {n} (appearance or outline) :: צורה {f} /tsurá/
shape {n} (figure) :: צורה {f} /tsurá/
shape {v} (to give something a shape) :: עיצב /itsév/
Shapiro {prop} (surname Shapiro) :: שפירו /shapiro/, שפירא /shapira/
share {n} (portion of something) :: חלק {m} /khalek/
share {n} (financial instrument) :: מניה {f} /m’naya/
share {v} (to give) :: לתת /latet/
share {v} (to have in common) :: לשתף
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law) :: שריעה {f} /sharí'a/
shark {n} (fish) :: כריש {m} /karîś/
sharp {adj} (able to cut easily) :: חד {m} /ḥad/, שנון {m} /shanún/
sharp {adj} (intelligent) :: חריף {m} /ḥaríf/, שנון {m} /shanún/
sharp {adj} (pointed, able to pierce easily) :: חד {m} /ḥad/
sharp {adj} (of a note, played a semitone higher than usual) :: דיאז {m} /diéz/
sharp {adj} (having an intense, acrid flavour) :: חריף {m} /ḥaríf/
sharp {adj} (intense and sudden (of pain)) :: חד {m} /ḥad/
sharp {adj} (observant, alert, acute) :: חד {m} /ḥad/
sharp {adj} (forming a small angle) :: חד {m} /ḥad/
sharpshooter {n} (marksman) :: צלף /tsalaf/
shashlik {n} (skewered dish) :: שישליק
shave {v} (to remove hair from one's face) :: התגלח
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy ::
shaver {n} (barber) SEE: barber ::
shavua tov {phrase} (good wishes for the week following the Jewish sabbath) :: שבוע טוב /shavúa tov/
Shavuot {prop} (Jewish holiday) :: שבועות {m} /shavu'ót/
shaw {n} (thicket) SEE: thicket ::
shawarma {n} (Middle Eastern sandwich-like wrap) :: שווארמה {f} /shavarma/, שוורמה {f} /shavarma/
shawl {n} (a square piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders) :: של {m} /shal/
she {pron} (person) :: היא /hi/
sheaf {n} :: עמר /omer/
she-ass {n} (female ass, female donkey, jenny) :: אתון {f}
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom ::
sheath {n} (scabbard) :: נדן {m} /nadan/, נרתיק {m} /nartik/
sheath {n} (long case) :: נרתיק {m} /nartik/
Sheba {prop} (biblical kingdom) :: שבא /sh'vá/
she-bear {n} (a female bear) :: דבה {f} /dubbá/
shebop {v} (masturbate) SEE: masturbate ::
shed {n} (temporary structure to shelter something) :: צריף {m} /tsrif/
shed light on {v} (to illuminate) :: שפך אור על /shafákh ór ál/
sheep {n} (animal) :: כבש {m} /kéves/
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd ::
sheer {adj} (pure) SEE: pure ::
sheet {n} (sheet of paper) :: דף {m} /daf/
sheet anchor {n} (a source of help in times of danger) :: עגן הצלה {m} /ogen hatsala/
sheet bend {n} (knot) :: רכס מיתר {m} /rekhes meytar/
sheet metal {n} (Metal worked into a thin, flat sheet) :: פח {m} /paẖ/
she-goat {n} (female goat) :: עז {f} /éz/
sheik {n} (leader of an Arab village, family or small tribe) :: שייח׳ / שיח {m} /sheykh/
shekel {n} (ancient unit of weight) :: שקל {m} /shekel/
shekel {n} (sheqel) SEE: sheqel ::
shelf {n} (structure) :: מדף {m} /madáf/
shelter {n} (a refuge or other protection) :: מקלט {m} /miklát/
Shemini Atzeret {prop} (Jewish holiday) :: שמיני עצרת {m} /sh'miní 'atséret/
Shenzhen {prop} (a city in China) :: שנג'ן
shepherd {n} (a person who tends sheep) :: רועה {m} /ro'é/
shepherd {n} (someone who watches over or guides) :: רועה {m} /ro'é/
sheqel {n} (currency unit in Israel) :: שקל {m} /shékel/
Sheremetyevo {prop} (airport in Russia) :: משרמטבו
Sherlock Holmes {prop} (fictional detective) :: שרלוק הולמס {m}
Shevat {prop} (fifth month of the Jewish calendar) :: שבט {m} /sh'vát/
she-wolf {n} (female wolf) :: זאבה {f} /zeevá, ze’evá/
shh {interj} (requesting silence) :: שקט /shéket/
Shi'a {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam) :: שיעי
Shia Islam {prop} (denomination of Islam) :: אסלאם שיעי
Shibuya {prop} (one of the special wards that form Tokyo) :: שיבויה {f} /Shibuyá/
shield {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
shield {n} (armor) :: מגן {m} /magén/
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends) :: מגן {m} /magén/, שריון {m} /shiryon/
Shih Tzu {n} (small dog breed which originated in China) :: שי טסו
Shiite {n} (Shi'a) SEE: Shi'a ::
Shikoku {prop} (Japanese island) :: שיקוקו
Shimla {prop} (capital of Himachal Pradesh, India) :: שימלה
Shimon {prop} (male given name) SEE: Simeon ::
Shimshon {prop} (given name) SEE: Samson ::
shin {n} (front part of the leg below the knee) :: שוק {m} /shok/
shin {n} (Semitic letter) :: שין /shin/
shine {v} (to emit light) :: זרח /zarákh/
shine {n} (brightness from reflected light) :: ברק {m} /baráq/
shine {n} (sunshine) SEE: sunshine ::
shiner {n} (black eye) SEE: black eye ::
shingles {n} (herpes zoster) :: שלבקת חוגרת {p}
shinkansen {n} (bullet train) SEE: bullet train ::
Shinto {prop} (religion) :: שינטו {m} /shinto/
Shintoism {prop} (Shinto) SEE: Shinto ::
ship {n} (large water vessel) :: ספינה {f} /sfiná/, אניה \ אונייה {f} /oniyá/
ship of the desert {n} :: ספינת המדבר {f} /sfinat hamidbar/
shipworm {n} (Marine mollusc that bores through wood) :: תולעת אניות {f} /tola'at oniyot/
shipwreck {n} (A ship that has sunk or run aground so that it is no longer seaworthy.) :: טרפת {f} /trofet/, אניה טרופה {f} /oniyah trufah/
Shiraz {prop} (a city in southern Iran) :: שיראז {f}
shirt {n} (article of clothing) :: חולצה \ חלצה {f} /khultsá/
shit {n} :: חרא {m} /khará/
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life ::
shittah {n} (a type of tree and its wood) :: שטה {f}
shitter {n} (coarse slang for the anus) SEE: anus ::
shitty {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk ::
shitty {adj} (high) SEE: high ::
shiva {n} (period of mourning) :: שבעה {f} /shiv'á/
shive {n} (shiva) SEE: shiva ::
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon ::
Shoah {prop} (the systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews) SEE: Holocaust ::
shoal {n} (group of fish) SEE: school ::
shock {v} (to cause to be emotionally shocked) :: זעזע /zi'zéa'/
shock and awe {n} (doctrine based on the use of spectacular displays of force) :: הלם ומורא
shocking {adj} (inspiring shock; startling) :: מדהים, מזעזע, מהמם
shocking {adj} (extremely bad) :: מזעזע
shoe {n} (protective covering for the foot) :: נעל {m} /náal/
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe ::
shoehorn {n} (tool used to assist the foot) :: כף נעליים {m} /kaf na'alayim/
shoelace {n} (for fastening a shoe) :: שרוכים
shofar {n} (ram’s-horn trumpet) :: שופר {m} /shofár/
shogun {n} (shogun) :: שוגון {m} /shogun/
shoot {v} (to fire a shot) :: ירה /yaráh/
shoot {v} (to fire multiple shots) :: ירה /yaráh/
shoot {v} (to hit with a shot) :: ירה /yaráh/
shooting range {n} (a facility designed for firearms practice) :: מטווח
shop {n} (establishment that sells goods) :: חנות /khanút/
shoppe {n} (shop) SEE: shop ::
shopping center {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre ::
shopping centre {n} (large retail outlet) :: קניון {m} /kanyon/
shopping mall {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre ::
shop window {n} (large window at the front of a shop) :: חלון ראווה /khalon re'ava/
shore {n} (land adjoining a large body of water) :: חוף {m} /khof/
short {adj} (having a small distance between ends or edges) :: קצר
shortbread {n} (biscuit) :: שורטברד
shortcoming {n} (deficiency) :: מגרעה
shorten {v} (to make shorter) :: קיצר /kitsér/
short of {phrase} (except) SEE: except ::
shorts {n} (plural of short) SEE: short ::
shorts {n} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees) :: מכנסיים קצרים
short-sightedness {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: nearsightedness ::
short story {n} (work of fiction) :: ספור קצר / סיפור קצר {m} /sipúr katsár/
shotgun {n} :: רובה ציד {f}
shot put {n} (athletics event) :: הדיפת כדור ברזל {m} /hadifát kadúr barzél/
shoulder {n} (joint between arm and torso) :: כתף {f} /katéf/
shoulder {n} (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency) :: שוליים {m-p} /shuláyim/, שול {m} /shól/
shoulder {v} (put (something) on one's shoulders) :: נשא /nasá/
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade ::
shovel {n} (tool for moving portions of material) :: את {m} /et/
show {v} (to display) :: הציג /hitsíg/, הראה /her'á/
show {v} (to indicate (a fact) to be true) :: הראה /her'é/
show {n} (entertainment) :: הופעה {f} /hofa'á/
show {n} (exhibition) :: מופע {m} /mofá/
show {n} (broadcast program(me)) :: תוכנית {f} /tokhnít/
shower {n} (brief fall of rain) :: ממטר {m} /mimtar/
shower {n} (device for bathing) :: מקלחת {f} /miklákhat/
shower {n} (instance of using of this device) :: מקלחת {f} /mikláḥat/
shower {v} (to bathe using a shower) :: התקלח /hitkaléaḥ/
shower {v} (to bestow liberally) :: הרעיף /hir'íf/
show one's face {v} (To appear publicly) :: הראה את הפרצוף שלו /hir'á ét hapartsúf sheló/
Shrewsbury {prop} (town in Shropshire, England) :: שרוסברי
shriek {n} (a sharp, shrill outcry or scream) :: צווחה {f} /tsvaḥa/
shrimp {n} (decapod crustacean) :: חסילון {m} /chasilón/, שרימפ {m} /shrimp/
shrine {n} (a holy place dedicated to a specific figure of respect) :: מקדש {m} /mikdásh/
shrink {v} (intransitive: to contract, to become smaller) :: התכווץ /hitkavéts/, [chiefly used in the present tense] קטון /katón/
shrink {v} (transitive: to cause something to shrink) :: כיווץ /kivéts/, הקטין /hiktín/
shrithe {v} (to go about, roam) SEE: roam ::
shrive {v} (confess) SEE: confess ::
shroom {n} (mushroom) SEE: mushroom ::
shunting {n} (the manipulation of railway rolling stock) :: עיתוק {m} /it'uk/
shuriken {n} (a ninja weapon) :: שוריקן {m} /shuriken/
shut {v} (to close) :: סגר /sagár/
shut one's trap {v} (shut up) SEE: shut up ::
shutter {n} (protective panels over windows) :: תריס {m} /tris/
shutter {n} (part of a camera) :: תריס {m} /tris/
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!", see also: hold one's tongue) :: שתוק /shtók/, סתום /stóm/, סתום ת'פה /stóm tapé/
shut up {v} ("I don't believe it!") :: די /day/
shvitz {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
shy {adj} (easily frightened) :: בישן {m} /bayshán/
shy {adj} (cautious) :: זהיר /zahír/
shy {adj} (embarrassed) :: בישן {m} /bayshán/
shy {adj} :: ביישן /bayshan/
Siamese cat {n} (mammal) :: חתול סיאמי //
Siamese fighting fish {n} (a freshwater fish) :: דג קרב סיאמי
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling ::
Siberia {prop} (region of Russia) :: סיביר /sibir/
Siberian Husky {n} (Siberian Husky dog) :: האסקי סיבירי
sibling {n} (person who shares same parents) :: אחאי {m}
Sichuan Yi {prop} (language) :: שיצ'ואן הי /Shichuan Yi/
Sicilian {n} (chess opening) SEE: Sicilian Defence ::
Sicilian Defence {n} (chess opening) :: הגנה סיציליאנית
Sicily {prop} (island) :: סיציליה
sick {adj} (ill) SEE: ill ::
sick and tired {adj} (frustrated and annoyed) SEE: fed up ::
sickle {n} (agricultural implement) :: מגל {m} /magal/
sickle {v} (to cut with a sickle) :: קצר
side {n} (bounding straight edge of an object) :: צד {m} /tsad/
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel ::
side {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish ::
sideboard {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns ::
sideburn {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns ::
sideburns {n} (facial hair reaching from the top of the head down the side of the face to the side of the chin) :: שפם
side cap {n} (military cap) :: כובע חיל מצב
side dish {n} (serving of food meant as an accompanying dish) :: תוספת
sidedish {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish ::
sidelock {n} (sidelock) :: פאה {f} /pe'á/
sidelock {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews (payess, payot)) :: פאה {f} /pe'á/
side order {n} (accompaniment to main course) SEE: side dish ::
Sidon {prop} (city state of Phoenicia) :: צידון /Ṣīḏōn/
siege {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
Sieg Heil {phrase} (Nazi greeting) :: זיג הייל /zig hayl/
sieve {n} (device to separate larger and smaller objects) :: נפה {f} /nafá/
Sigd {prop} (Ethiopian Jewish holiday) :: סיגד {m} /sigd/
sigh {n} (act of sighing) :: אנחה /anachá/
sight {n} (something seen) :: מראה {m} /mar'eh/
sight {n} (something worth seeing) :: אתר {m} /atar/
sight {n} (device used in aiming a firearm) :: כוונת {f} /kavenet/
sight {n} (eyesight) SEE: eyesight ::
sigma {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet) :: סיגמא {f} /sígma/
sign {n} (visible indication) :: סימן {m}, אות {m}
sign {n} (flat object bearing a message) :: שלט {f} /shélet/
sign {n} (math: positive or negative polarity) :: סימן
sign {n} (omen, see also: omen) :: אות {m}
sign {n} (any of several specialized non-alphabetic symbols) :: סמל {m}
signal {n} (sign made to give notice) :: אות {m}, סיגנל {m}
signature {n} (person’s autograph name) :: חתימה {f} /khatimá/
sign one's death warrant {v} (doom one to certain death) :: לחתום על גזר דין מוות של כך וכך, לחתום על פקודת החיסול של כך וכך, לחרוץ את דינו של כך וכך למוות, לגזור מוות על כך וכך
Sikhism {prop} (religion) :: סיקיזם {m} /Siqizm/
silence {n} (lack of any sound) :: שקט
silence is golden {proverb} (proverb) :: שתיקה שוה זהב /shtiqà shavà zahàv/
silent {adj} (to refrain from speaking) SEE: be silent ::
Silesia {prop} (region) :: שלזיה
silhouette {n} (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color) :: צלולית {f} /tslulít/
silicon {n} (non-metallic element) :: צורן /tsoran/
Silicon Valley {prop} (nickname for region in San Francisco) :: עמק הסיליקון
silk {n} (fiber) :: משי {m} /meshi/
silk {n} (fabric) :: משי {m} /meshi/
silk-screen printing {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing ::
silkworm {n} (caterpillar) :: טוואי המשי {m} /tevay hameshi/
silly {adj} (foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom) :: מטופש {m} /metupásh/, טיפשי {m} /tipshí/
silly season {n} (period when news media tend to place increased emphasis on reporting bizarre stories) :: עונת המלפפונים /onat ha-melafefonim/
silovik {n} (former member of the security services and the military, any power structure (Russia)) :: סילוביקי {m} /silovík/
silt {n} (fine earth deposited by water) :: טיט {m} /tit/, טין {m} /tin/
silver {n} (metal) :: כסף {m} /késef/
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver) :: כסף /késef/
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail) :: דג כסף
Silverman {prop} (surname Silverman) :: סילברמן, זילברמן
silvern {adj} (made from silver) SEE: silver ::
silver-plated {adj} (having a thin coat of silver) :: מוכסף /mukhsáf/
Simchat Torah {prop} (Jewish holiday marking the conclusion of the cycle of Torah readings) :: שמחת תורה {f} /simkhát torá/
Simeon {prop} (second son of Jacob) :: שמעון /shimon/
Simeon {prop} (one of the twelve tribes of Israel) :: שמעון {m} /shim'on/
Simeon {prop} (male given name) :: שמעון /shimon/
Simferopol {prop} (city) :: סימפרופול
similar {adj} (having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable) :: דומה {m} /domé/
similar {adj} (of geometric figures, having the same shape) :: דומה /domé/
similarity {n} (closeness of appearance) :: דמיון {m} /dimyón/
similarly {adv} (in a similar style or manner) :: בדומה /bedome/
similarness {n} (similarity) SEE: similarity ::
simile {n} (figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another) :: דמוי {m} /dimmúy/
Simon {prop} (biblical characters) :: שמעון {m} /shim'ón/
Simon says {n} (children's game) :: הרצל אמר (Ertsel amar)
simple {adj} (uncomplicated) :: פשוט /pashút/
simplicity {n} (quality or state of being not complex, or of consisting of few parts) :: פשטות {f}
Simplified Chinese {prop} (Chinese written using simplified characters) :: סינית מפושטת
simplistic {adj} (overly simple) :: פשטני {m}
simulation {n} :: הדמיה {f} /hadmaya/, סימולציה {f} /simulatsya/
sin {n} (violation of religious law) :: חטא {m} /khet/
sin {n} :: עון /a`-ohn/
sin {v} (to commit a sin) :: חטא /khatá/
Sinai {prop} (peninsula) :: סיני /sinai/
Sinai {prop} (mountain) :: הר סיני /har sinai/
Sinaloa {prop} (state of Mexico) :: סינלואה {n} /Syinalòwʼah/
since {prep} (from (time)) :: מאז /me'áz/
sinew {n} (cord or tendon of the body) SEE: tendon ::
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil ::
sing {v} (to produce harmonious sounds with one’s voice) :: שר /shar/
Singapore {prop} (Republic of Singapore) :: סינגפור /singapúr/
singer {n} (person who sings) :: זמר \ זמר {m} /zamár/, זמרת \ זמרת {f} /zaméret/
Singh {prop} (surname) :: סינג
singing {n} (the act of using the voice to produce musical sounds; vocalizing) :: שירה {f} /shirá/, זימרה {f} /zimrá/
single {adj} (not accompanied by anything else) :: יחיד {m} /yaḥíd/
single {adj} (not married nor dating) :: רוק {m} /raváq/, פנוי {m} /panúy/
singlet {n} (sleeveless shirt) :: גופיה {f}
sinister {adj} (evil) :: מרושע {m} /merusha/, רשע {m} /rasha/
sinistromanual {adj} (left-handed) SEE: left-handed ::
sink {n} (basin) :: כיור {m} /kior/
Sion {prop} (capital of Valais, a canton in Switzerland) :: סיון {m} /siwàn/
siphon {n} (a bent pipe or tube with one end lower than the other) :: גישתה {f} (gishtá), סיפון {m} (sifón)
sir {n} (address to a military superior) :: המפקד {m} /hamfakéd/
sir {n} (address to any male, especially if his name or proper address is unknown) :: אדוני /adoní/
siren {n} (nymph of Greek mythology) :: סירנה {f} /sirena/
Sirius {prop} :: אברק /avréq/
sirtaki {n} (modern Greek folk dance) :: סירטאקי {m} /sirtáki/
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup ::
sister {n} (woman or girl having the same parents) :: אחות {f} /akhót/
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community) :: אחות {f} /akhót/
sister {n} (senior nurse) :: אחות {f} /akhót/
sister {n} (any woman or girl with whom a bond is felt) :: אחות {f} /akhót/
sister {n} (black woman) :: אחות {f} /akhót/
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister) :: גיסה {f} /gisá/
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister) :: גיסה {f} /gisá/
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife) :: גיסה {f} /gisá/
sister-in-law {n} (wife's brother's wife) :: גיסה {f} /gisá/
sister-in-law {n} (husband's brother's wife) :: גיסה {f} /gisá/
sit {v} (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported) :: ישב /yasháv/
sit down {v} (to assume a sitting position from a standing position) :: התיישב /hityashév/
site {n} (place where anything is fixed; situation; local position) :: אתר {m} /atár/
site {n} (a website) :: אתר {m} /atár/
site {n} (region where chemical reactions take place) :: אתר {m} /atár/
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room ::
situation {n} (position vis-à-vis surroundings) :: מיקום {m} /mikúm/
situation {n} (location) :: מיקום {m} /mikúm/
situation {n} (state of affairs) :: מצב {m} /matsáv/
situational {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular situation) :: מצבי {m}, נסיבתי {m}
Sivan {prop} (ninth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar) :: סיון {m} /siván/
six {num} (cardinal number) :: שש {f} /shesh/, ששה / שישה {m} /shisha/
sixteen {num} (cardinal number 16) :: שש עשרה {f} /shesh esré/ [used in counting], שישה עשר \ ששה עשר {m} /shishá asár/
sixth {adj} (ordinal form of the number six) :: שישי /shishi/
sixty {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים {m} {f} /shishím/
sixty-eight {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ושמנה /šiším və-šmoná/
sixty-five {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־וחמשה /šiším və-khamišá/
sixty-four {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־וארבעה /šiším və-arbá/
sixty-nine {n} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ותשעה /shishím və-téysha/
sixty-nine {n} :: ששים־ותשעה /šiším və-téyša/
sixty-one {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ואחד /šiším və-ekhád/
sixty-seven {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ושבעה /šiším və-šivá/
sixty-six {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־וששה /šiším və-šišá/
sixty-three {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ושלשה /šiším və-šlošá/
sixty-two {num} (cardinal number) :: ששים־ושנים /šiším və-šnáyim/
size {n} (dimensions or magnitude of a thing) :: גודל {m} /gódel/
skandha {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism) :: סקנדה /sqandah/
skateboard {n} (platform on wheels) :: סקייטבורד /skeitbord/
skeeter {n} (mosquito) SEE: mosquito ::
skeg {n} (surfer) SEE: surfer ::
skeleton {n} (system that provides support to an organism) :: שלד {m} /shéled/
skeleton {n} (frame that provides support to a building) :: שלד {m} /shéled/
skeptic {n} (someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims) :: ספקן /safkan/
skepticism {n} (general disposition to doubt) :: ספקנות {f} /safkanút/
sketch {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout ::
skewer {n} (pin used to secure food during cooking) :: שיפוד {m} /shipud/
ski {n} (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow) :: סקי /ski/
skill {n} (capacity to do something well) :: מימנות {f} /meyumanút/, כשורים {m-p} /kishurím/
skilled {adj} (having or showing skill) :: מימן {m} /meyumán/
ski mask {n} (A warm cap shielding the neck and head) :: כובע גרב {m} /kóva gérev/
skimble-skamble {n} (nonsense, gibberish, mumbo-jumbo) SEE: nonsense ::
skimble-skamble {adj} (confused, chaotic, disorderly) SEE: chaotic ::
skin {n} (outer protective of the body of a person or animal) :: עור {m} /or/
skin {v} (to high five) SEE: high five ::
skinhead {n} (member of skinhead subculture) :: סקינהד
skinny {adj} (thin) :: רזה
skipper {n} (master of a ship) :: סקיפר {m} /skipper/, רב ספן {m} /rav sapan/
skirt {n} (clothing) :: חצאית {f} /khatsa'ít/
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia ::
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia) :: סקופיה
skull {n} (bones of the head: cranium and mandible) :: גולגולת \ גלגלת {f} /gulgólet/
skullcap {n} (cap that covers the area from the forehead to just above the back of the neck) :: כפה {f} /kipá/
skunk {n} (animal) :: בואש {m} /boesh/
skunk {n} (skunkweed) SEE: marijuana ::
sky {n} (atmosphere above a point) :: שמיים \ שמים {f} /šamáyim/
sky {n} (specific view, condition) :: שמיים \ שמים {f} /šamáyim/
sky {n} (heaven) :: שמיים {f} /šamáyim/
sky burial {n} (funeral practice) :: קבורת שמים
skyclad {adj} (nude) SEE: nude ::
skyline {n} (horizon) SEE: horizon ::
skyline {n} (silhouette against city or buildings) :: קו רקיע {m} /káv-rakía/
skyrocket {n} (pocket) SEE: pocket ::
skyscraper {n} (tall building) :: גורד־שחקים {m} /goréd-sh'khakím/
slanderer {n} (One who slanders) :: מלשין /malshin/
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon ::
slang {n} (slang) :: סלנג
slang {n} :: סלנג {m} /sleng/
slant {n} (typography: slash) SEE: slash ::
slash {n} (typography: / symbol) :: לוכסן {m}
slattern {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute ::
slattern {n} (slut) SEE: slut ::
slaughter {n} (killing of animals (also kosher and halal rituals)) :: שחיטה {f} /shḥitá/
slaughter {n} (killing of many people) :: טבח {m} /tévaḥ/
slaughterer {n} (a butcher) :: קצב {m} /katsáv/
slaughterer {n} (a ritual slaughterer) :: שוחט {m} /shokhét/
slaughterhouse {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir ::
Slav {n} (a member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language) :: סלאבי {m}
slave {n} (person owned by another) :: עבד {m} /'éved/, אמה {f} /amá/, שפחה {f} /shifḥá/
slave {n} (submissive partner in a BDSM relationship who (consensually) submits to (sexually) serving) :: עבד {m}
slave-girl {n} (sex slave) SEE: sex slave ::
slavery {n} (institution or practice of owning human beings) :: עבדות {f} /'avdút/
Slavonia {prop} (region of Croatia) :: סלבוניה
slay {v} (to kill, murder) :: רצח /raṣáḥ/
sled {n} (sledge) SEE: sledge ::
sledge {n} (sleigh or sled) :: מזחלת {f} /mizhelet/
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness) :: ישן /yashén/
sleep {n} (state of reduced consciousness) :: שינה {f} /sheiná/
sleeping {adj} (asleep) SEE: asleep ::
sleeping bag {n} (padded or insulated bag) :: שק שינה {m} /Sak-Sheyna/
sleepwalker {n} (somnambulist) SEE: somnambulist ::
sleep with {v} (have sex with) :: שכב עם /shakháv 'im/
sleepy {adj} (feeling the need for sleep) :: מנומנם (menumnam)
sleigh {n} (vehicle on runners) SEE: sledge ::
slice {n} (thin, broad piece cut off) :: פרוסה {f} /prusá/ [of bread], נתח {m} /nétaḥ/, פלח {m} /pélaḥ/ [of fruit]
slice {v} (to cut into slices) :: פרס {m} /parás/, בצע {m} /batzá'/
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener ::
slingshot {n} (Y-shaped stick) :: רוגטקה
slipper animalcule {n} (paramecium) SEE: paramecium ::
slippery {adj} (of a surface) :: חלק /khalák/, חלקלק /khalaklák/, מחליק /makhlík/
slit {v} (split into two parts) :: חתך /khatákh/, פיצל /pitsél/
slivovitz {n} (rakija made from distilled, fermented plum juice) :: סליבוביץ'
sloth {n} (laziness) :: עצלנות {m} /atslut/
slough {n} (the skin shed by a snake or other reptile) :: נשל {m}
Slovakia {prop} (Slovakia) :: סלובקיה {f} /slovakiya/
Slovak Republic {prop} (official name of Slovakia) :: הרפובליקה הסלובקית /Ha-republikah ha-Slovakiya/
Slovenia {prop} (country in Europe) :: סלובניה {f} /sloveniya/
slow {adj} (not quick in motion) :: איטי /ití/
slowly {adv} (at a slow pace) :: לאט /le'át/
slow motion {n} (film stretched in time) :: הילוך איטי {m}
slowness {n} (quality of being slow) :: איטיות {f} /itiyút/
sluff {n} (slough) SEE: slough ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough ::
slumber {n} (a very light state of sleep) :: תנומה {f} /tnumá/
slut {n} (prostitute) SEE: whore ::
slut {n} :: רשלן (rashlan) {m}, שלומפר (shlumper) {m}
slutty {adj} (Of or resembling a slut) :: זנותי {m} /z'nuti/, זנותית {f} /z'nutit/, שרמוטתית {f} /sharmutit/
smack {n} ((slang) heroin) SEE: horse ::
small {adj} (not large) :: קטן /katán/
smallest room {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
small screen {n} (broadcast or cable television screen) :: המסך הקטן {m} /hamasakh hakatan/
small talk {n} (idle conversation) :: סמול טוק {m} /smól tok/
smaragdine {n} (emerald) SEE: emerald ::
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books) :: חכם {m} /hakhám/
smart ass {n} (one promoting his own personality, wishes or views) SEE: smartass ::
smartass {n} (one who is particularly insolent) :: חכמולוג
smartphone {n} (electronic handheld device) :: סמארטפון {m} /smártfon/, טלפון חכם {m} /télefon khakhám/
smatter {v} (intransitive: talk superficially) :: טררם /táraram/
smell {n} (sensation) :: ריח {m} /réakh/
smell {n} (sense of smell) :: חוש הריח {m} /khush ha-reykha/
smell {v} (sense with nose) :: הריח /heríakh/
smile {n} (a happy face expression using mouth, but without producing voice) :: חיוך {m} /khiyúkh/
smile {v} (to have a smile on one's face) :: חייך \ חיך /khiyékh/
smiley {n} (emoticon) SEE: emoticon ::
smith {n} (craftsperson who works metal, see also: blacksmith) :: נפח {m} /napákh/
Smith {prop} (transliterations of the name Smith) :: סמית
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language) :: כהן /Kōhēn/
smithsonite {n} (mineral) :: סמיתסוניט
smog {n} (urban air pollution) :: ערפיח {m}
smoke {n} (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material) :: עשן {m} /ashán/
smoke {n} (colloquial: instance of smoking) :: עישון {m} /ishún/
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale smoke from a burning cigarette) :: עישן \ עשן {m} /'ishén/
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale tobacco smoke regularly or habitually) :: עשן /a`shein/
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out) SEE: chimney ::
Smolensk {prop} (city) :: סמולנסק
smooth {adj} (lacking friction, not rough) :: חלק /khalak/
smoothie {n} :: מיש, mish
smorgasbord {n} (buffet with many small dishes, see also: buffet) :: סמרגוסבורד {m} /smergosbúrd/
SMS {n} (a text message sent on a cell phone) :: סמס
SMS {v} (to send a message on a cell phone) :: סימס /simés/
smuggle {v} (to import or export, illicitly or by stealth, without paying lawful customs charges or duties) :: הבריח
smurf {n} (fictional character) :: דרדס {m} /dardás/
smut {n} (promiscuous woman) SEE: slut ::
snail {n} (any animal of the class Gastropoda having a shell) :: חלזון {m} /ẖilazón/, שבלול {m} /shablúl/
snake {n} (legless reptile) :: נחש {m} /nakhásh/
snapdragon {n} (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum) :: לע הארי {m} /ló'a ha'arí/
snare {n} (trap) :: פח {m} /pakh/
sneer {v} (raise a corner of the upper lip slightly in scorn) :: סנט
sneeze {v} (expel air as a reflex) :: להתעטש /lehit'atésh/
sniper {n} (a person using long-range small arms for precise attacks from a concealed position) :: צלף /tsaláf/
snitch {v} (inform on) :: הלשין /hilshín/
snitch {n} (informer, usually one who betrays his group) :: מלשין {m} /malshín/
snob {n} (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes) :: סנוב {m} /snob/
snooker {n} (cue sport) :: סנוקר {m} /snoqr/
snore {v} (breathe during sleep with harsh noises) :: נחר /nakhár/
snore {n} (act and noise of snoring) :: נחירה {f} /nekhira/
snorkel {n} (hollow tube used for breathing underwater) :: שנורקל {m} /shnórkel/
snot {n} (mucus) :: נזלת {f} /nazélet/
snout {n} (long, projecting nose, mouth, and jaw of a beast) :: חוטם {m} /khótem/
snout {n} (nose of a man (in contempt)) :: חוטם {m} /khótem/
snout {n} (nozzle of a pipe, hose, etc.) :: פיה {f} /piyá/
snow {n} (precipitation) :: שלג {m} /shéleg/
snowball {n} (ball of snow) :: כדור שלג {m} /kadúr shéleg/
snowboard {n} (board) :: גלשן שלג {m} /galshán shéleg/
snow cone {n} (crushed ice with flavoring) :: ברד {m} /barád/
snowflake {n} (crystal) :: פתית–שלג
snow leopard {n} (a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia) :: נמר שלג מצוי {m}
snowman {n} (figure made of snow) :: בובת שלג {f} /bubát shéleg/, איש שלג {m} /ish shéleg/
snow plow {n} (vehicle) :: מפלסת שלג {f} /mefaleset sheleg/
Snow Queen {prop} (fairy tale character with power over snow and ice) :: מלכת השלג {f} /malkát ha-shéleg/
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen)) :: שלגייה {f} /Shilgiyá/, שלגיה {f} /Shilgiyá/
snowy {adj} (white as snow) SEE: white as snow ::
snowy owl {n} (large white owl) :: לילית שלג {f} /lilít shéleg/
so {adv} (very) :: כל כך
so {adv} (slang: very much) :: כל כך
so {interj} (interjection used to introduce a new topic) :: אז /az/
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera ::
soap {n} (substance) :: סבון \ סבון {m} /sabón/
soap opera {n} (television serial) :: אופרת סבון {f} /óperat sabón/
so be it {phrase} (indication of acceptance) :: אמן /amén/, ניחא /nicha/, מילא /méyle/
sober {adj} (not drunk) :: פכח {m} /pikkéaḥ/
sober up {v} (to become sober) :: התפכח /hitpakkéaḥ/
soccer {n} (game) :: כדורגל {m} /kadurégel/
Sochi {prop} (city in Russia) :: סוצ'י
social Darwinism {n} (theory) :: דרוויניזם חברתי /darwinízm khevratí/
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality) :: סוציאליזם {m} /sotsyalízm/
socialist {adj} (of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism) :: סוציאליסטי /sotsialísti/
socialist {n} (one who practices or advocates socialism) :: סוציאליסטי {m} /sotsialísti/, סוציאליסטית {f} /sotsialístit/
socialist realism {n} (art style) :: ריאליזם סוציאליסטי /realizm sotsialisti/
socialization {n} (sociology: the process of learning one’s culture) :: חברות {m} /ḥivrút/
society {n} (group of people sharing culture) :: חברה {f} /khevrá/
socioeconomic {adj} (of or pertaining to social and economic factors) SEE: socio-economic ::
socio-economic {adj} (pertaining to a combination of social and economic factors) :: סוציו־אקונומי /sotsyo-ekonómi/
sociolect {n} (variant of language used by a social group) :: סוציולקט
sociolinguistics {n} (the study of social and cultural effects on language) :: בלשנות חברתית {f} /balshanút khevratít/
sociology {n} (study of society, human social interactions, etc.) :: סוציולוגיה {f} /sotsyológya/
sock {n} (covering for the foot) :: גרב {m} /gérev/
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher) :: סוקראטס {m} /Sokrates/
Socratic method {prop} :: השיטה הסוקרטית, וכוח סוקרטי {m}
soda pop {n} (sweetened, carbonated beverage) :: משקה תוסס, גזוז
sodium {n} (reactive metal) :: נתרן /natran/
sodium benzoate {n} (the sodium salt of benzoic acid) :: סודיום בנזואט
Sodom {prop} (city in the Middle East) :: סדום
sodomy {n} (sex held to be unnatural) :: מעשה סדום {m} /ma'asé sdom/
sofa {n} (upholstered seat) :: ספה {f} /sapa/
so far {adv} (until now; previously; yet) :: עד כה
Sofia {prop} (the capital city of Bulgaria) :: סופיה /sofia/
soft {adj} (foolish) SEE: foolish ::
soft {adj} (giving way under pressure) :: רך /rakh/
soft-boiled {adj} (of an egg) :: רכה {f} /raka/
soft spot {n} (fontanelle) SEE: fontanelle ::
software {n} (encoded computer instructions) :: תוכנה \ תכנה {f} /tokhná/
soil {n} (mixture of sand and organic material) :: אדמה {f} /adamá/, ארץ {f} /érets/
soil {v} (to make dirty) :: לכלך /likhlékh/
solace {n} (consolation) :: נחמה {f} /nekhamá/
solar {adj} (of or pertaining to the sun) :: שמשי
solar eclipse {n} (when the Moon passes between the Earth and the sun) :: ליקוי חמה {m} /likhúl kháma/
solar energy {n} (energy from the sun) :: אנרגיה סולארית {f} /energiya solarit/
solar system {prop} (Solar System) SEE: Solar System ::
Solar System {prop} (the Sun and all the heavenly bodies that orbit around it) :: מערכת השמש
solar wind {n} (outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space) :: רוח השמש /ruakh ha-shemesh/, רוח סולרית {f} /ruakh solarit/
soldering iron {n} (tool) :: מלחם
soldier {n} (member of an army) :: חיל / חייל {m} /khayál/
sole {adj} (only) :: יחיד {m} /yaḥíd/
sole {n} (bottom of a shoe or boot) :: סוליה {f} /sulyá/
sole {n} (fish) :: סול {m} /sol/
solecism {n} (error in the use of language) :: סולסיזם
solid {adj} (in the solid state) :: מוצק /mutzak/
solid {adj} (lacking holes or hollows) :: אטום /atum/
solid {adj} (strong, unyielding (as of foundations etc)) :: מוצק /mutzak/
solid {n} (chemistry: fundamental state of matter) :: מוצק {m} /mutzak/
solidus {n} (slash) SEE: slash ::
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience ::
solitude {n} (state of being alone) :: בדידות {f} (bedidut)
Solomon {prop} (king of Israel) :: שלמה {m} /sh'lomo/
Solomon {prop} (male given name) :: שלמה {m} /sh'lomo/
Solomon Islands {prop} (A country in Melanesia) :: איי שלמה /Iyey Shlomo/
so long as {phrase} (as long as) SEE: as long as ::
solution {n} (liquid mixture) :: תמיסה {f} /tmisa/
solution {n} (answer to a problem (mathematics)) :: פתרון {m} /pitron/
solvable {adj} (capable of being solved) :: פתיר {m} /Pathir/
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa) :: סומליה /somalya/
Somaliland {prop} (unrecognized state) :: סומלילנד
somber {adj} (dark or dreary in character; joyless; grim) :: נוגה {m} /nugé/
somber {adj} (dark, lacking color or brightness) :: קודר {m} /qodér/
sombrero {n} (hat) :: סומבררו {m} /sombrero/
somebody {pron} (some unspecified person) :: מישהו /míshehu/
someone {pron} (some person) :: מישהו /míshehu/
something {pron} (unspecified object) :: משהו {m} /máshehu/
something {pron} (talent that is hard to pin down) :: משהו {m} /máshehu/
something is rotten in the state of Denmark {phrase} (Hamlet quotation, used in other contexts to mean "something is not right") :: משהו רקוב בממלכת דנמרק
sometime {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes ::
sometime {adv} (at an unstated or indefinite time in the future) :: מתישהו /matayshehu/
sometimes {adv} (on certain occasions, but not always) :: לפעמים [lifhamim], לעתים /le'itím/
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something ::
somewhere {adv} (in some place) :: היכן שהוא /heykhan shehu/, [colloquial] איפה שהוא /eyfo shehu/
somewhither {adv} (to some place) SEE: somewhere ::
somnambulism {n} (sleepwalking) :: סהרוריות {p}
somnambulist {n} (a sleepwalker) :: סהרורי {m} /saharurí/
son {n} (a male person in relation to his parents) :: בן {m} /ben/
son {n} :: בן {m} /ben/
song {n} (music with words) :: שיר {m} /shir/
song {n} (sound of another animal) :: שירה {f} /shirá/
Song of Solomon {prop} (book of the Bible) SEE: Song of Songs ::
Song of Songs {prop} (book of the Bible) :: שיר השירים /Shir ha-Shirím/, שיר השירים אשר לשלמה /Shir ha-Shirím 'Ashér Lish'lomó/
song sparrow {n} (Melospiza melodia) :: דרורן
songwriter {n} (someone who writes the lyrics and usually the music of songs) :: משורר {m} /meshorér/
son-in-law {n} (son-in-law) :: חתן {m} /khatan/
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person) :: בן־זונה {m} /ben-zoná/
son of a whore {n} (objectionable person) :: בן זונה {m} /ben zona/
Sony {prop} (An international electronics and media company based in Tokyo, Japan) :: סוני /soni/
soon {adv} (within a short time) :: בקרוב /bekaróv/
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy ::
São Paulo {prop} (city and state) :: סאו פאולו
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet) :: סופוקלס {m}
Sorbian {prop} (language) :: שפות סורביות {f}
sorcerer {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers) :: מכשף {m}, קוסם {m} /kosem/
sorghum {n} (cereal) :: דורה {f} /dúra/
sorrow {n} (unhappiness) :: צער {m} /tsāʿār/
sorry {adj} (regretful for an action or grieved) :: מצטער /mitstaér/
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow) :: סליחה /slikhha/
sort {n} (type) :: סוג {m} /sug/
sort {n} (act of sorting) :: סידור {m} /sidoor/
sort {n} (computing algorithm) :: מיון {m} /miyoon/
sort {v} (separate according to certain criteria) :: סדר /sidér/, מיין /miyén/
sort {v} (arrange in order) :: סדר /sidér/, מיין /miyén/
sort of {adv} (in a way etc.) :: בערך /be'érech/
so-so {adj} (neither good nor bad) :: [slang] ככה-ככה {f} /kakhah-kakhah/
so to speak {adv} (in a manner of speaking) :: כביכול /kiḇyå̄ḵōl/
soul {n} (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death) :: נשמה {f} /n'shamá/, נפש {f} /néfesh/, [biblical] רוח {m} {f} /rúakh/
soul {n} (life, energy, vigour) :: רוח חיים {f} /ruakh khayím/, נשמה {f} /neshamá/
soul {n} (soul music) :: נשמה {f} /n'shamá/
soul {n} (person, especially as one among many) :: נפש {f} /néfesh/, נפש חיה {f} /néfesh hayá/
soul music {n} (music genre) :: נשמה {f} /neshamá/
sound {adj} (healthy) :: בריא {m} /bari/
sound {adj} (complete, solid, or secure) :: יציב {m} /yatsiv/
sound {adj} :: בריא ושלם /baría ve shalam/
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear) :: קול {m} /kol/
sound {n} :: קול /kol/
sound {v} (to produce a sound) :: השמיע קול /hishmía kol/
sound {n} (long narrow inlet) :: מייצר {m} /meitsár/
sound {n} (to probe) :: גישש /gishésh/
sound {n} (a probe) :: זונדה {f} /zónda/
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish ::
soundscape {n} (electroacoustic musical composition) :: נופצליל /noftslil/, נוף או סביבה קולית, מוזיקה סביבתית
sound wave {n} (longitudinal wave of pressure transmitted through any plastic material) :: גל קול
soup {n} (dish) :: מרק {m} /marák/
souped-up {adj} (drunk, intoxicated) SEE: drunk ::
souped-up {adj} (excited) SEE: excited ::
souq {n} (a street market in the Arabic-speaking countries) :: שוק {m} /shuk/
sour {adj} (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste) :: חמוץ /khamútz/
source {n} :: מקור {m}
source {n} ((computing) source code) SEE: source code ::
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language) :: קוד מקור, קוד
sourdough {n} (dough) :: שאור /s'or/
sour grapes {n} (expressing disdain) :: ענבים חמוצים {m-p}
sousaphone {n} (brass instrument) :: סוזאפון {m}
south {n} (compass point) :: דרום {m} /darόm/
south {adj} (of or pertaining to the south) :: דרומי /drómi/
South Africa {prop} (country) :: דרום אפריקה /drom áfrika/
South America {prop} (continent that is the southern part of the Americas) :: אמריקה הדרומית
Southampton {prop} (city) :: סאות'המפטון
South Asia {prop} (South Asia) :: דרום אסיה {f} /drom asia/
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia) :: דרום-מזרח אסיה
Southern Europe {prop} (Southern Europe) :: דרום אירופה {m} /d'róm eirópah/
Southern Ocean {prop} (the ocean surrounding Antarctica) :: האוקיינוס הדרומי {m}
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia) :: דרום קוריאה {f} /dróm koréa/, קוריאה הדרומית {f} /koréa hadromít/
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia) :: דרום אוסטיה {f} /dərom osetyah/
South Sea {prop} (Southern Ocean) SEE: Southern Ocean ::
South Sudan {prop} (country in Africa) :: דרום סודאן /darom sudan/
South Sudanese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the country of South Sudan or the South Sudanese people) :: דרום סודאני /d'róm-sudáni/
South Sudanese {n} (A person from South Sudan or of South Sudanese descent) :: דרום סודאני {m} /d'róm-sudáni/, דרום סודאנית {f} /d'róm-sudánit/
souvenir {n} (item of sentimental value to remember an event or location) :: מזכרת {m} /mazkeret/
sovereignty {n} (of a nation: the state of making laws and controlling resources without the coercion of other nations.) :: ריבונות \ רבונות /ribonút/, סוברניות /suvereniyút/
soviet {n} (council) :: סובייט
Soviet {prop} (soviet) SEE: soviet ::
Soviet {n} (citizen) :: סובייטי
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics) :: סובייטי
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russia) SEE: Russia ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Soviet Union) SEE: Soviet Union ::
Soviet Union {prop} (USSR, see also: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics; USSR) :: ברית המועצות {f} /brit ha-mo'atsót/
sovkhoz {n} (soviet state farm) :: סובחוז {m} /sovkhóz/
sow {v} (disperse seeds) :: זרע /zará'/
so what {interj} (reply of indifference) :: אז מה? /áz má/
soy {n} (soy sauce) SEE: soy sauce ::
soy milk {n} (a beverage made from soy beans) :: חלב סויה /khalav soya/
soy sauce {n} (a condiment and ingredient made from fermented soybeans) :: רוטב סויה /rotev soya/
Soyuz {n} (a Soviet/Russian spacecraft) :: סויוז {m} /soyuz/
spa {n} (spa) :: ספא {m} /spa/
space {n} (physical extent in two or three dimensions) :: נפח {m} /néfakh/, חלל {m} /ḥalál/, מרחב {m} /merḥáv/
space {n} (area beyond atmosphere of planets) :: חלל {m} /khalál/
space {n} (personal freedom) :: מרחב /merḥáv/
space {n} (bounded or specific physical extent) :: חלל {m} /ḥalál/, מרחב {m} /merḥáv/
space {n} (gap between written characters, lines etc.) :: רווח {m} /révakh/, מרווח {m} /mirvákh/
space {n} (geometry: set of points) :: מרחב {m} /merkháv/
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space) SEE: spaceship ::
spaceship {n} (vehicle that flies through space) :: ספינת חלל {f} /s'finát khalál/, ספינת-חלל, חללית
space shuttle {n} (vehicle capable of travelling repeatedly btw Earth and outer space) :: מעבורת חלל /ma‘boret khalal/
Space Shuttle {n} (a space transportation system) :: מעבורת חלל /ma‘boret khalal/
space station {n} (crewed artificial satellite) :: תחנת חלל {f} /takhanát-khalál/
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime ::
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum) :: מרחב-זמן
spade {n} (a garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging) :: את {m} /et/
spades {n} (spade) SEE: spade ::
spaghetti {n} (pasta) :: ספגטי
spaghetti western {n} (western film produced in Europe by an Italian company) :: מערבון ספגטי {m} /ma'arávon spagéti/
Spain {prop} (country in Europe) :: ספרד /s'farád/, אספמיא {f} /Aspámya/ [Talmudic]
spam {n} (unsolicited bulk electronic messages) :: דואר זבל {m} /do'ar zevel/, ספאם {m} /spam/
spam {n} (tinned meat) :: לוף {m} /luf/
span {n} (space from thumb to little finger) :: זרת {f} /zéret/
spangled kookaburra {n} (Dacelo tyro) :: קוקברה מנומרת
Spaniard {n} (somebody from Spain) :: ספרדי {m} /Sfaradi/, ספרדיה {f} /Sfaradiia/
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to Spain) :: ספרדי /Sfaradi/
Spanish {n} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas) :: ספרדית {f} /Sfaradít/
spanning tree {n} (tree which includes all vertices of a graph) :: עץ פורש {m}
spare the rod and spoil the child {proverb} (if one does not discipline a child he or she will never learn respect or humility) :: חסך שבטו שונא בנו /khásakh [?] soné b'no/
spare time {n} (free time) SEE: free time ::
spark {n} (particle of glowing matter) :: ניצוץ {m}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Passeridae) :: דרור {m} /dror/, אנקור {m} /anqór/
sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus) SEE: house sparrow ::
Sparta {prop} (ancient city-state in southern Greece) :: ספרטה
Spartacus {prop} (Thracian name) :: ספרטקוס /spartakus/
spatial {adj} (pertaining to space) :: מרחבי {m}
speak {v} (to communicate with one's voice using words) :: דיבר \ דבר /dibér/
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language) :: דיבר \ דבר /dibér/
speaker {n} (loudspeaker) :: רמקול {m} /ramkol/
speaking {adj} (eloquent) SEE: eloquent ::
speak of the devil {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive) :: מדברים על החמור, והחמור בא /medabrím al ha xamór, ve ha xamór ba/
spear {n} (long stick with a sharp tip) :: חנית {f} /khanít/
spear {n} :: חנית {f}, כידון {m} /kidon/
special {adj} :: מיוחד /me-yukhad/
special education {n} (educational services designed for students with learning difficulties) :: חינוך מיוחד {m} /khinúkh m'yukhád/
specialize {v} (to apply to some specialty or limited object) :: התמקצע {m} /Hithmaqtze`a/
spectacle {n} (optical instrument) SEE: spectacles ::
spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame) :: משקפים \ משקפיים {m-p} /mishkafáyim/
spectroscope {n} (optical instrument used for spectrographic analysis) :: ספקטרוסקופ {m} /spektroskóp/
spectrum {n} (range of colors) :: ספקטרום /spéktrum/
speech {n} (dialect or language) SEE: dialect ::
speech {n} (vocal communication) :: דיבור \ דבור {m} /dibúr/
speech {n} (an oration, session of speaking) :: הרצאה {f} /hartsa'á/
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck ::
speed {n} (rapidity) :: מהירות {f} /m'hirút/
speed {n} (rate of motion) :: מהירות {f} /m'hirút/
speedboat {n} (racing boat) :: סירת מרוץ {f} /sirat merots/
speed of light {n} (the speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum) :: מהירות האור
speed of sound {n} (speed at which sound is propagated) :: מהירות הקול {f} /mehirót ha-kól/
spell {n} (magical incantation) :: כשוף {m} /kishúf/, לחש {m} /láẖash/
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word) :: איית /Iyét/
spelling {n} (act, practice, ability, or subject of forming words with letters, or of reading the letters of words; orthography) :: כתיב {m}
spelling {n} (a specific spelling of a word) :: איות {m}
spelt {n} (a type of wheat, Triticum aestivum spelta) :: כוסמין
spelunk {n} (cave, cavern, grotto) SEE: cave ::
sperm {n} (cell) :: זרעון {m} /zir'on/
sperm {n} (semen (fluid)) :: זרע {m} /zéra‛/
sperm bank {n} (vulgar: vagina) SEE: cunt ::
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit ::
sphere {n} (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object) :: כדור {m} /kadúr/, ספרה {f} /sféra/
sphere {n} (spherical physical object) :: כדור {m} /kadúr/, ספרה {f} /sféra/
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active) :: תחום {m} /tkhum/
sphere {n} (astronomy: apparent outer limit of space) SEE: celestial sphere ::
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweet ::
spice {n} (plant matter used to season or flavour food) :: תבלין /tavlín/
spicy {adj} :: חריף /kharíf/
spider {n} (arthropod) :: עכביש {m} /akavish/
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider) :: קורי עכביש
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap ::
spike {n} (sharp peak in a graph) :: פרץ {m} /perets/
spike addition {n} (technique in analytical chemistry) :: הוספה סטנדרטית
spill one's guts {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit ::
spin {v} :: סחריר
spin {n} (favourable comment or interpretation) :: הסברה {f} /hasbará/
spinach {n} (a particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea) :: תרד {m} /tered/
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue) :: חוט השדרה {f} /khut ha-šidra/
spindle {n} (dragonfly) SEE: dragonfly ::
spindle {n} (rod which turns, or on which something turns round) :: סרן /seren/
spine {n} (backbone) :: עמוד שדרה {m} /'amúd shidrá/
spine {n} (rigid, pointed surface protuberance or needle-like structure on an animal, shell, or plant) :: קוץ {m} /qotz/, עוקץ / עקץ {m} /óqetz/
spineless {adj} (uncourageous) :: חסר חוט שדרה {m} /ḥasár ḥut shidrá/, חסר עמוד שדרה {m} /ḥasár 'amúd shidrá/
spine pig {n} (porcupine) SEE: porcupine ::
spinning top {n} (a toy) :: סביבון {m}
spinning wheel {n} (device for spinning thread with a wheel and a spindle) :: גלגל טוויה {m} /galgal tviyah/
spin-off {n} (by-product) SEE: by-product ::
Spinone Italiano {n} (Spinone) :: ספינונה איטלקי {m}
spiny anteater {n} (common name for echidna) SEE: echidna ::
spirit {n} (soul) :: רוח {m} {f} /rúakh/
spirit {n} (supernatural being) :: רוח {m} {f} /rúakh/
spirit {n} (alcohol) :: ספירט {m} /spirt/
spiritual {adj} (of or pertaining to the spirit or the soul) :: רוחני /rukhaní/
spirituality {n} :: שאר רוח /sh"ar ruakh/
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth) :: ירק {m} /yarak/
spit {n} (saliva) :: רוק {m} /rok/
spit {n} (an instance of spitting) :: יריקה {f} /yerika/
spleen {n} (organ) :: טחול /tkhol/
splendor {n} (magnificent appearance) :: פאר {m} /Pe'er/, הוד {m} /hod/
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry ::
split {n} (manoeuvre, acrobatic feat) :: שפאגט {m}
split {v} (divide along a more or less straight line) :: פיצל /pitzél/, חילק /khilék/
split {v} (share out) :: התחלק /hitkhalék/, חילק /khilék/
split {v} (leave) :: עזב /azáv/
split {v} (separate) :: נפרד /nifrád/
Split {prop} (port city in Croatia) :: ספליט
spodik {n} (tall fur hat) :: ספודיק {m}
spoil {v} (ruin) :: קלקל /qilqél/
spoil {v} (to coddle or pamper) :: פינק /pinéq/
spoil {v} (become sour or rancid, to decay) :: התקלקל /hitqalqél/
spoil {n} (plunder taken from an enemy or victim) :: שלל {m} /shalál/
spoke {n} (part of a wheel) :: זק {m}
spondyle {n} (joint of the backbone) SEE: vertebra ::
sponge {n} (marine invertebrate) :: ספוג {m} /s'fog/
sponge {n} (piece of porous material used for washing) :: ספוג {m} /sfog/
sponge {v} (to clean with a sponge) :: ספג /safág/
sponge {n} (sponge cake) SEE: sponge cake ::
sponge cake {n} (type of soft cake made from flour, sugar, baking powder and eggs, with a spongy structure) :: עוגת ספוג {f} /ugát s'fog/
spontaneous {adj} (random) SEE: random ::
spoon {n} (scooped utensil for eating (or serving)) :: כף /kaf/
spoon {v} (to flirt) SEE: flirt ::
sport {n} (any athletic activity that uses physical skills) :: ספורט /sport/
sportive {adj} (gay, frolicsome, merry) SEE: merry ::
sportive {adj} (playful, coltish) SEE: playful ::
sportsman {n} (male athlete) :: ספורטאי /sportái/
spouse {n} (person in a marriage or marital relationship) :: בן זוג {m} /ben zúg/, בת זוג {f} /bat zúg/
sprachbund {n} (group of languages sharing areal features primarily due to language contact) :: שפראכבונד {m} /shprakhbund/
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present) :: הפיץ /hefíts/
spread {v} (to open one's legs especially for sexual favours) :: פישק /pisék/
spread {n} (two facing pages) :: כפולה {f} /kfulá/
spreading {v} :: התפשטות /hitposh'tüt/
spring {v} :: זינק /zinék/
spring {n} (first season) :: אביב {m} /avív/
spring {n} (water source) :: מעין {m} /ma'ayán/
spring {n} (device made of flexible material) :: קפיץ {m} /kfitz/
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection ::
Sprite {prop} (colourless, caffeine-free, lemon and lime-flavoured soft drink) :: ספרייט {m} /sprayt/
sprout {n} (new growth on a plant) :: נבט {m} /névet/
sprout {n} (edible germinated seed) :: נבט {m} /névet/
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea) :: אשוחית
spur {n} (implement for prodding a horse) :: דורבן / דרבן {m} /dorbán/
spur {v} (to prod) :: דרבן /dirbén/
spur {v} (to urge or encourage to action) :: דרבן /dirbén/
spur on {v} (spur) SEE: spur ::
spurt {v} (to gush) :: קלח {m} /qalákh/
spurt {n} (brief gush) :: שפריץ {m} /shpritz/
sputnik {n} (a Soviet robotic space satellite) :: ספוטניק {m} /spútnik/
spy {n} (person who secretly watches) :: מרגל {m} /meragel/, מרגלת {f} /meragelet/
spyglass {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars ::
spying {n} (espionage) SEE: espionage ::
spyware {n} (program) :: רוגלה {f}
squadron {n} (army: body of cavalry) :: אסקדרון {m} /eskadron/
squadron {n} (navy: detachment of vessels) :: אסקדרון {m} /eskadron/
squadron {n} (air force: tactical unit of at least two flights) :: אסקדרון {m} /eskadron/
square {n} (type of polygon) :: רבוע {m} /ribu'a/
square {n} (open space in a town) :: כיכר \ ככר /kikár/
square {n} (the # symbol on a telephone) :: סולמית /solamit/
square {n} (act quarrelling) SEE: quarrel ::
square {v} (to take opposing sides) SEE: quarrel ::
square {adj} (fair) SEE: fair ::
square centimeter {n} (unit of area) :: סנטימטר מקובע, סמ״ק
square sail {n} (sail set athwartships in a yard) :: מפרש רחבי {m} /mifras rokhbi/
squeaky wheel gets the grease {proverb} (the person who complains most receives the attention) :: הגלגל החורק הוא זה שזוכה לשימון, מי שצועק מקבל
squeegee {n} (tool used for cleaning glass) :: מגב /magev/
squid {n} (sea animal) :: דיונון /dyonún/
squirrel {n} (rodent) :: סנאי {m} /sna'í/
Sri Lanka {prop} (a country in South Asia) :: סרי לנקה {f} /sri lanka/
Srinagar {prop} (summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India) :: סרינגאר
s.t. {abbr} (such that) :: כך ש־ /kákh shé-/
stability {n} (condition of being stable) :: יציבות {f} /y'tsivút/
stability {n} (tendency to recover from perturbations) :: יציבות {f} /y'tsivút/
stable {n} (building for animals with hoofs) :: רפת {f} /réfet/
stable {adj} (relatively unchanging) :: יציב {m} /yatsiv/
stack {n} (a pile of identical objects) :: לערום {m}
stadium {n} (venue where sporting events are held) :: אצטדיון {m} /itstadyón/
staff {n} (long, straight, thick rod or stick) :: מקל {m} /makél/, מטה {m} /maté/
staff {n} (employees of a business) :: סגל {m} /ségel/
staff {n} (commanding officers) :: מטה {m} /maté/
stag {n} (adult male deer) :: איל {m} /ayál/
stag {n} (castrated bull) :: איל /ayal/
stage {n} (in theatre) :: במה {f}
staggered {adj} (astonished) SEE: astonished ::
stagnation {n} :: סטגנציה /stagnatsia/
stained glass {n} (coloured glass) :: ויטראז׳ /vitrazh/
stair {n} (series of steps) :: מדרגות, מדרגה {f} /madregá/
staircase {n} (stairway) :: מדרגות {f-p} /madregót/
stairs {n} (contiguous set of steps) :: גרם מדרגות {m} /gerem madregot/
stake a claim {v} (lay claim) SEE: lay claim ::
stalactite {n} (mineral deposit hanging from the roof of a cave) :: נטיף {m} /netif/
Stalin {prop} (Stalin) :: סטאלין {m} /stalin/
Stalinism {n} (Communist philosophies espoused by Josef Stalin) :: סטליניזם {m} /stalinizm/
stalk {n} (stem or main axis of a plant) :: גבעול {m} /giv'ol/
stalk {v} (to approach slowly and quietly in order not to be discovered when getting closer) :: ארב /aráv/
stalker {n} (a person who secretly follows someone, sometimes with unlawful intentions) :: מטריד כפייתי {m}
stammer {v} (to stutter) :: גמגם /gimgém/
stammer {n} (involuntary repetition of sounds in speech) :: גמגום /gimgum/
stamp {n} (postage stamp) SEE: postage stamp ::
stand {v} (to support oneself on the feet in an erect position) :: עמד /amad/
stand {v} :: להעמיד /leha`amíd/, לסבול /lisból/, לעמוד /la`amód/, להיעמד /lehe`améd/
stand {n} (resolute, unwavering position) :: עמדה {f} /emdá/
standard {adj} (falling within an accepted range) :: סטנדרטי {m} /standárti/, תקני {m} /tiqní/
standard {n} (something used as a measure) :: סטנדרט {m} /stándart/, תקן {m} /téqen/
Stanley knife {n} (utility knife) SEE: utility knife ::
stanza {n} (a unit of a poem) :: בית {m} /báit/
stapler {n} (device which binds together paper) :: מכלב {m} /makhlev/
star {n} (luminous celestial body) :: כוכב {m} /kokháv/
star {n} (concave polygon) :: כוכב {m} /kokhav/
star {n} (celebrity) :: כוכב /kokhav/, סלב /seleb/, ידוען /yeduan/
star {n} (asterisk) :: כוכבית /kokhavit/
star {n} (quality rating symbol) :: כוכב /kokhav/
star {n} :: כוכב /kokhav/
Starbucks {prop} (chain of coffee shops) :: סטארבקס /starbaks/
starch {n} (substance) :: עמילן {m} /amilan/
starch {n} (carbohydrates) :: עמילן {m} /amilan/
starfish {n} (various echinoderms) :: כוכב ים {m} /kokháv yam/
star fruit {n} (fruit) :: קרמבולה {f}
Star of David {prop} (symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism) :: מגן דוד {m} /maɡén davíd/
starring {v} (present participle of "to star") SEE: star ::
start {n} (beginning of an activity) :: התחלה {f} /hatkhalá/
start {n} (beginning point of a race) :: התחלה {f} /hatkhalá/
start {v} (to set in motion) :: התחיל /hitkhíl/
start {v} (to begin) :: התחיל /hitkhíl/
start {v} (to initiate operation of a vehicle or machine) :: התחיל /hitkhíl/
start {v} (of an activity, to begin) :: התחיל /hitkhíl/, פצח /patsákh/
startle {v} (to excite by sudden alarm, surprise, or apprehension) :: הבהיל {m} /hevhil/
Star Wars {prop} (Saga) :: מלחמת הכוכבים (milḥémet hakokhavím)
Star Wars {prop} (Strategic Defense Initiative) :: יוזמת ההגנה האסטרטגית
state {n} (any sovereign polity) :: מדינה /m'diná/
state {n} (a political division of a federation retaining a degree of autonomy) :: מדינה /m'diná/
state {n} (a condition) :: מצב /matsáv/
state {n} (math: an element of the range of random variables) :: מצב {m} /matzáv/
state {v} (declare to be a fact) :: הצהיר /hits'hír/
statefunction {n} (wavefunction) SEE: wavefunction ::
statement {n} :: הצהרה {f} /ha-tseharah/
State of Israel {prop} (country (official name)) :: מדינת ישראל {f} /m'dinát yisra'él/
State of Kuwait {prop} (country (official name)) :: מדינת כוית/כווית /Midinat Kuwait/
static electricity {n} (an electric charge) :: חשמל סטטי {m}
station {n} (place where a vehicle may stop) :: תחנה {f} /takhaná/
station {n} (broadcasting entity) :: תחנה {f} /takhaná/
stationary distribution {n} (a row vector) :: וקטור הסתברויות סטציונרי /véctor histabruyót statzyonári/
statistic {n} (single item of a statistical study) :: סטטיסטיקת /statistiket/
statue {n} (three-dimensional work of art) :: פסל {m} /pésel/
Stavropol {prop} (city) :: סטברופול
stay {v} (to remain in a particular place) :: נשאר /nish'ár/
steal {v} (to illegally take possession of) :: גנב /ganáv/
steal {v} (to move silently) :: התגנב /hitganév/
steal {n} (merchandise available at a very attractive price) :: מציאה {f}
steal {n} (the act of stealing) :: גניבה {f}
steam {n} (water vapor) :: אד {m} /ed/, קיטור {m} /kitór/, הבל {m} /hével/
steam {n} (pressurized water vapor) :: קיטור /kitor/
steaming {adj} (giving off steam) :: מהביל {m} /mahabíl/
steam turbine {n} (system through which steam is passed) :: טורבינת קיטור {f} /turbinat kitor/
steed {n} (stallion) :: פרש
steel {n} (metal produced from iron) :: פלדה {f} /pladah/
steep {adj} (expensive) SEE: expensive ::
steep {adj} (near-vertical) :: תלול {m}
steep {v} (to soak an item in liquid) :: השרה /hishrá/
steer {v} (intransitive: to guide the course) :: נוהג /nohég/
steer {v} (transitive: to guide the course of) :: נוהג ב- /nohég b-/
steer {v} (to direct a group of animals) :: נוהג /nohég/
steer {v} (to maneuver or manipulate a person or group into a place or course of action) :: מוביל /movíl/
steer {v} (to direct the conversation) :: מנהל (שיחה) /menahél (sikhá)/, מנחה /mankhé/
steering wheel {n} (wheel-shaped control) :: הגה {m} /hege/
stegosaur {n} (dinosaur) :: סטגוזאור
St. Elmo's fire {n} (electrical discharge) :: אש אלמו הקדוש
stem {n} (botany: above-ground stalk of a vascular plant) :: גבעול {m}
stem {n} :: גבעול (giv'ol) {m}
steno {n} (stenographer) SEE: stenographer ::
stenographer {n} (someone skilled in the transcription of speech) :: קצרן {m} /katsran/, קצרנית {f} /katsranit/
step- {prefix} (prefix used to indicate that the person being identified is not a blood relative) :: חורג {m} /chorég/, חורגת {f} /choréget/
step {n} :: צעד {m} /tza'ad/
step {v} :: דרך /darakh/
Stepanakert {prop} (the capital of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic) :: סטפנקרט
Stephen {prop} (male given name) :: סטפן
step in {v} (To act) SEE: act ::
stereo {adj} (of sound) :: סטריאו
sterile {adj} (unable to reproduce) :: עקר, עקר /ikar/
sternpost {n} (timber or bar at the stern of a vessel) :: מזוזת הירכתים {f} /mezuzat hayarkhatayim/
sternum {n} (breastbone) SEE: breastbone ::
stethoscope {n} (medical instrument) :: סטתוסקופ /stetoskop/
steven {n} (voice) SEE: voice ::
steven {v} (to vote) SEE: vote ::
steven {n} (speech) SEE: speech ::
steven {n} (command) SEE: command ::
steven {n} (clamor) SEE: clamor ::
steven {n} (a promise) SEE: promise ::
steven {n} (a prayer) SEE: prayer ::
Steven {prop} (male given name) SEE: Stephen ::
steward {n} (flight attendant) SEE: flight attendant ::
stick {n} (twig or small branch) :: מקל {m} /makél/
stick {n} (long piece of wood) :: מקל {m} /makél/
stick {n} (cylindrical piece (of chalk, wax etc)) :: מקל {m} /makél/
stick {n} (cane or walking stick) :: מקל {m}
sticking plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid ::
stick plaster {n} (sticking plaster) SEE: band-aid ::
stiff-necked {adj} (stubborn) :: קשה ערף /qshe 'óref/
stiletto {n} (awl) SEE: awl ::
still {adv} (nevertheless) :: למרות זאת
stilt {n} (crutch) SEE: crutch ::
sting {n} (bite or sting (by an insect)) :: עקיצה {f}
sting {n} (pointed portion of an insect or arachnid used for attack) SEE: stinger ::
stinger {n} (pointed portion of an insect) :: עוקץ {m} /‘óqetz/
stipulation {n} (something that is stated or stipulated as a condition of an agreement) :: התניה {f} /hatnayah/
stir-fry {n} (dish) :: מקפץ {m} /muqpátz/
stitch {v} (form stitches in) SEE: sew ::
stitch {v} (agriculture: to form land into ridges) SEE: plough ::
stochastic process {n} (a function mapping to set of random variables) :: תהליך סטוכסטי {m} /tahalích stochásti/, תהליך אקראי {m} /tahalích akra'í/
stock {n} (store of goods for sale) :: מלאי {m}
stock exchange {n} (building and the associated organization) :: בורסה
Stockholm {prop} (capital of Sweden) :: סטוקהולם /stoqholm/
stocks {n} :: סד /sad/
stocktaking {n} (act of taking an inventory of merchandise etc) :: ספירת מלאי
stolid {adj} (having or revealing little emotion or sensibility) :: עצור /atzúr/
stolperstein {n} (small, cobblestone-sized memorial for an individual victim of Nazism) :: שטולפרשטיין {m} /shtolpershtáyn/, אבן נגף {f} /'éven négef/
stomach {n} (digestive organ) :: קיבה \ קבה {f} /kevá/
stomach {n} (belly) :: בטן {f} /béten/
stomach {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite ::
stomach {n} (figuratively: desire, appetite) SEE: appetite ::
stompie {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt ::
stone {n} (substance) :: אבן {f} /éven/
stone {n} (small piece of stone) :: אבן {f} /éven/
Stone Age {prop} (prehistoric period) :: תקופת האבן
stoned {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk ::
Stonehenge {prop} (ancient group of standing stones in England) :: סטונהנג'
stone marten {n} (Martes foina) SEE: beech marten ::
stool {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
stool {n} (footstool) SEE: footstool ::
stool {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
stop {v} (to cease moving) :: עצר /`atsár/
stop {v} (to not continue) :: נגמר /nigmár/, פסק {m} /pasak/
stop {v} (to cause to cease moving) :: עצר /`atsár/
stop {v} (to cause to come to an end) :: גמר /gamár/, הפסיק {m} /hifsik/
stop {v} (to close an opening) :: סתם /satám/
stop {v} (to stay a while) :: עצר /`atsár/
stop {v} (to tarry) :: עצר /`atsár/
stopover {n} (interruption in a journey) :: חניית ביניים /hani'at beinayim/
store {n} (in computing) SEE: memory ::
store {n} (shop) SEE: shop ::
storey {n} (floor, level) :: קומה {f} /komá/
stork {n} (large wading bird of the family Ciconiidae) :: חסידה {f} /khasida/
storm {n} (disturbed state of the atmosphere) :: סערה {f} /se'arà/, סופה {f} /sufá/
storm {n} :: סערה {f} /sè`àra/
story {n} (lie) SEE: lie ::
story {n} (account of events) :: סיפור \ ספור {m} /sipúr/
story {n} (storey) SEE: storey ::
stout {adj} (obstinate) SEE: obstinate ::
stove {n} (heater) :: תנור {m} /tanúr/
stove {n} (device for heating food) :: תנור {m} /tanúr/
stovepipe hat {n} (stovepipe hat) SEE: top hat ::
Stradivarius {n} (stringed instrument built by members of the Stradivari family) :: סטרדיוואריוס {m} /stradvárius/
straight {adj} (not crooked or bent) :: ישר {m} /yashár/
straight {adj} (direct, truthful, frank) :: ישיר {m} /yashír/
straight {adv} (in a forward direction) :: ישר /yashár/
straight angle {n} (angle equal to 180°) :: זוית שטוחה {f} /zavít shtuḥá/
strait {n} (narrow channel of water) :: מיצר \ מצר {m} /meitsár/
strait {n} (a difficult position) :: צרה {f} /tsará/
Strait of Messina {prop} (narrow section of water between Sicily and mainland Italy) :: מצר מסינה {m} /Metzár Mesína/
Strait of Sicily {prop} (strait between Sicily and Tunisia) :: מצר סיציליה {m} /metzár sitzílya/
strand {n} (each of strings that make up yarn, rope or cord) :: גדיל {m} /gdil/
strange {adj} (not normal) :: מוזר /muzár/
strangle {v} (to kill someone by strangulation) :: חנק /khanák/, חנק למוות /khanák lamávet/
Strategic Defense Initiative {prop} (Star Wars) SEE: Star Wars ::
strategy {n} (plan of action) :: אסטרטגיה {f}
strategy {n} (techniques in politics or business) :: אסטרטגיה {f}
Strauss {prop} (surname) :: שטראוס {m} {f}
straw {n} (a dried stalk of a cereal plant) :: קש {m} /qash/
straw {n} (dried stalks considered collectively) :: קש {m} /qash/, תבן {m} /téven/
straw {n} (drinking straw) SEE: drinking straw ::
strawberry {n} (fruit) :: תות שדה {m} /tut sadé/
stream {n} (small river) :: יובל {m} /yuval/, פלג {m} /peleg/, נחל {m} /nakhal/
stream {n} (any steady flow or succession of material) :: זרם {m} /zerem/
stream {n} :: גיח {m}
street {n} (paved part of road in a village or a town) :: רחוב {m} /rekhóv/
streetcar {n} (tram) SEE: tram ::
streetcleaner {n} (person) SEE: street sweeper ::
street sweeper {n} (machine used to sweep streets) :: מטאטא רחוב
strength {n} (quality of being strong) :: חוזק {m} /khózek/
strength {n} (strength) SEE: potency ::
stress {n} (on a syllable) SEE: accent ::
stress {n} (emotional pressure) :: מצוקה {f}
stretcher {n} (simple litter designed to carry a sick, injured, or dead person) :: אלונקה {f} /alunka/
strife {n} (violent conflict) :: מדון
strike {v} (to hit) :: להכות
strike {n} (work stoppage) :: שביתה {f} /sh'vitá/
strike while the iron is hot {v} (act on an opportunity promptly) :: להכות בברזל בעודו חם
string {n} (long, thin structure made from twisted threads) :: מיתר /meitar/
string {n} (string of a musical instrument) :: מיתר {m} /meytár/
stripe {n} (long straight region of a colour) :: פס {m} /pas/
stroboscope {n} (instrument for studying or observing periodic movement by rendering a moving body visible only at regular intervals) :: סטרובוסקופ {m} /stroboskóp/
stroke {n} (time when a clock strikes) :: פעימה {f}
stroke {n} (particular style of swimming, single movement in that style) :: חתירה {f}
stroke {n} (loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted) :: שבץ {m} /shaváts/, שבץ מחי {m} /shaváts mokhí/
stroke {n} (- slash) SEE: slash ::
stroke {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite ::
strong {adj} (capable of producing great physical force) :: חזק /khazák/
strong {adj} (capable of withstanding great physical force) :: חזק /khazak/, עמיד /‘amíd/
strong {adj} (determined, unyielding) :: נחוש /nakhúsh/
strong {adj} (having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient) :: מרוכז /mrukaz/
strong {adj} (slang: impressive) :: מרשים /marshim/
strongbox {n} (sturdy box with a lock) SEE: safe ::
strontium {n} (chemical element) :: סטרונציום /strontsiyum/
structure {n} (cohesive whole built up of distinct parts) :: מבנה {m}
structure {n} (overall form or organization of something) :: מבנה {m}, תצורה {f}
structure {n} (set of rules defining behaviour) :: מסגרת, מתכונת
strudel {n} (layered pastry) :: שטרודל {m} /shtrúdel/
stubborn {adj} (refusing to move or change one's opinion) :: עקשן /'aqshán/, עקש /'iqésh/, קשה ערף /qshe 'óref/
student {n} (person who studies a subject) :: סטודנט {m} /studént/, סטודנטית {f} /studéntit/
student {n} (schoolchild, pupil, person attending school) SEE: schoolchild ::
studio album {n} (studio album) :: אלבום אולפן {m} /album ulpan/
study {v} (to revise/review materials) :: למד /lamád/
study {v} (to acquire knowledge) :: למד /lamád/
study {n} (act of studying or examining) SEE: examination ::
stuff {n} (miscellaneous items; things) :: דברים {m-p}
stuff {n} (the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object) :: חומר {m} /khómer/
stuff {n} (word substituted for material of unknown type or name) :: דבר {m} /davár/
stuff {n} (substitution for trivial details) :: דברים {m-p}
stuff {v} (to fill by crowding into) :: מלא /milé/
stuff {v} (to fill a space with (something) in a compressed manner) :: מלא /milé/
stuff {v} (to be sated) :: שבע /savá/
stuff {v} (to break) :: נשבר /nishbár/
stuff {v} (to preserve a dead animal) :: פחלץ /pikhléts/
stuffed {adj} (with material) :: פוחלץ {m}
stuffed {adj} (with food) :: פוחלץ {m}
stump {n} (remains of something that has been cut off) :: גדם {m} /gédem/
stunning {adj} (having an effect that stuns) :: מהמם /mehamém/
stunning {adj} (beautiful, pretty) :: מהמם /mehamém/
stupid {adj} (lacking in intelligence) :: טיפש \ טפש {m} /tipésh/, מטופש {m} /metupásh/
stupidity {n} :: טפשות (tipshoot) {f}
stutter {v} (to speak with spasmodic repetition) SEE: stammer ::
stutter {n} (speech disorder) :: גמגום {m} /gimgum/
sty {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder ::
sty {v} (to rise up) SEE: ascend ::
style {n} (manner of doing things) :: סגנון {m} /signón/
stylist {n} (hairdresser) SEE: hairdresser ::
stylophone {n} (small synthesizer operated using a stylus) :: סטיילופון {m} /stilofon/
Styx {prop} (river of the underworld) :: סטיקס /stiks/
subcutaneous {adj} (pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin) :: תת-עורי /thath-ori/
subdirectory {n} (directory located inside another directory) :: תיקיית משנה {f} /tikiyát mishné/
subfolder {n} (folder within another folder) :: תיקיית משנה {f} /tikiyát mishné/
subject {n} (in grammar) :: נושא /nosé/
subject {n} (main topic) :: נושא /nosé/
subject {n} (citizen in a monarchy) :: נתין {m} /natin/
subliminal message {n} (message under normal perception) :: מסר תת סיפי
submarine {n} (undersea boat) :: צוללת {f} /tsolelet/
submariner {n} (member of a submarine crew) :: צוללן {m} /tsolelan/
submit {v} (enter or put forward something for approval, consideration, marking etc.) :: הגיש /higísh/
suborder {n} (taxonomic category) :: תת־סדרה {f} /tát-sidrá/
subsequence {n} (sequence that is contained within a larger one) :: תת־סדרה {f} /tát-sidrá/
subset {n} (set whose elements are within another given set) :: תת קבוצה
subsidize {v} (To assist someone or something by granting a subsidy) :: לסבסד
subspecies {n} (rank in the classification of organisms) :: תת-מין
substance {n} (matter) :: חומר {m} /khómer/
substance {n} (essential part) :: תוכן {m} /tókhen/
substantive {n} (noun) SEE: noun ::
subtext {n} (implicit meaning of a text) :: משמעות סמוייה {f} /mashma'ut smuya/, תת כותרת {f}
subtitle {n} (heading below a title) :: כותרת משנה {f}
subtitle {n} (textual versions of the dialog in films) :: כתובית {f}
subtle {adj} (hard to grasp) :: דק, עדין, מעודן, חמקמק, מרומז, עמום, טמיר, עלום
subtropics {n} (the region between the tropics and the temperate latitudes of the world) :: סובטרופי /subtropi/
suburb {n} (area on the periphery of a city or large town) :: פרבר {m} /parbar/, פרור {m} /parvár/
subway {n} (underground railway) :: מטרו {m} /metró/
succeed {v} (To obtain the object desired; to accomplish what is attempted or intended; to have a prosperous issue or termination; to be successful) :: הצליח /hitzlíaḥ/, עשה חיל /'asá ḥáyil/
success {n} (achievement of one's aim or goal) :: הצלחה {f} /hatzlakhá/
success {n} :: הצלחה {f} /hatzlakhah/
successful {adj} (resulting in success) :: מוצלח /mutzlákh/
success has many fathers, failure is an orphan {proverb} (many will seek credit for success, few for failure) :: להצלחה אבות רבים, הכשלון הולך יתום
succulent {adj} (botany: having fleshy leaves or other tissues that store water) :: בשרני /basrani/
such as {prep} (for example) SEE: for example ::
such is life {phrase} (used to express the acceptance of misfortune) :: אלה החיים /ele hakhayim/
suck {v} (to use the mouth to pull in (liquid etc)) :: מצץ /matsáts/
sucker {n} (one who is easily fooled) :: פראייר {m} /frayer/
suction cup {n} (cup using suction as an adhesive) :: כוסות רוח {f-p} /kosot ruach/
Sudan {prop} (Republic of Sudan) :: סודן /sudan/
sudden {n} (surprise) SEE: surprise ::
sudden {adj} (happening quickly and with little or no warning) :: פתאומי {m} /pit'omi/
suddenly {adv} (happening quickly and with little or no warning) :: פתאום /pit'óm/
suds {n} (lather, foam) :: קצף סבון
Suez Canal {prop} (canal) :: תעלת סואץ
sufferer {n} (one who suffers) :: סובל {m} /sovel/, סובלת {f} /sovelet/
sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof {proverb} (today has provided enough to worry about) :: דיה לצרה בשעתה
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to suffer from severely reduced oxygen intake to the body) :: נחנק
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to die due to insufficient oxygen supply to the body) :: נחנק
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to cause someone to suffer severely reduced oxygen supply to his body) :: חנק
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to kill someone by depriving him of a sufficient oxygen intake) :: חנק
sugar {n} (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink) :: סוכר \ סכר {m} /sukár/
sugar cane {n} (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar) :: קנה סוכר
sugar daddy {n} (slang: man who spends money for a relationship with a younger partner) :: שוגר דדי
sugar-loaf {n} (conical block of sugar) :: חרוט סכר {m} /kharút sukár/, ככר סכר {f} /kikár sukár/
Sugarloaf Mountain {prop} (rocky peak in Rio de Janeiro) :: הר הסכר {m} /Har ha-Sukár/, חרוט הסכר {m} /Kharút ha-Sukár/
sugar water {n} (water sweetened with sugar) :: מי סוכר
suggest {v} (to ask for without demanding) :: הציע /hitsía/
suicide {n} (instance of killing oneself) :: התאבדות {f} /hit`abdút/
suicide {n} (person who has killed himself/herself, is killing (is attempting/has attempted to kill) himself/herself) :: מתאבד {m} /mit`abéd/, מתאבדת {f} /mit`abédet/
suit {n} (set of clothes) :: חליפה {f} /khalifa/
suitable {adj} (appropriate to a certain occasion) :: ראוי /ra'uy/, מתאים /mat'im/, הולם /holem/
suitcase {n} (large piece of luggage) :: מזוודה \ מזודה {f} /mizvadá/
sulfur {n} (element) :: גפרית {f} /gofrít/
sulfur mustard {n} (mustard gas) SEE: mustard gas ::
sulk {v} (to express ill humor or offence by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn) :: זעף /za'af/
sullenly {adv} (in a sullen manner) :: בזעף
sultan {n} (ruler) :: סולטאן {m} /sultan/
Sultanate of Oman {prop} (official name of Oman) :: סלטנות עומן /Sulitanut Oman/, סולטנות עומאן /Sulitanut Oman/
sum {n} (quantity obtained by addition or aggregation) :: סכום {m} /s'khum/
sum {n} (quantity of money) :: סכום {m} /s'khum/
sum {n} (summary) SEE: summary ::
sum {n} (summit) SEE: summit ::
sumac {n} :: סומאק /sumak/
Sumer {prop} (civilization) :: שומר /shumér/, שנער /shin'ár, šinʿār/ [Biblical]
summary {n} (condensed presentation) :: תקציר
summer {n} (hottest season) :: קיץ {m} /káyits/
summer camp {n} (institution devoted to housing and entertaining children) :: קיטנה {f} /qaytaná/, מחנה קיץ {m} /maḥané qáyitz/
summit {n} (peak, top of mountain) :: פסגה {f} /pisgá/
summon {v} (to call people together) :: זמן /zimmén/
sun {prop} (the star around which the Earth revolves, see also: Sun) :: שמש {f} {m} /shémesh/, חמה {f} /khamá/
sun {n} (a star, especially when seen as the centre of any single solar system) :: שמש {m} {f} /shémesh/, כוכב {m} /kokháv/
sun {n} (light and warmth received from the sun) :: שמש {m} {f} /shémesh/
sun {n} (something like the sun in brightness or splendor) :: שמש {m} {f} /shémesh/, מאור {m} /maór/
sun {n} :: שמש {m} {f} /shémesh/, חמה {f} /ĥamma/
Sun {prop} (star) :: שמש /shémesh/, חמה /khamá/
Sunday {n} (day of the week) :: יום ראשון {m} /yom rishón/, יום א' {m} /yom álef/
sundial {n} (device noting the time of day by the position of a shadow) :: שעון שמש {m} /sh'on shémesh/
sunfish {n} (fish of the family Molidae) :: דג השמש
sunflower {n} (flower) :: חמנית /chammanit/
sunglasses {n} (tinted glasses worn to protect the eyes from the sun) :: משקפי־שמש {m-p} /mishkafé shémesh/
sunrise {n} (time of day) :: זריחה {f} /zrikha/
sunrise {n} (sky changing color) :: זריחה {f} /zrikha/
sunshine {n} (direct rays of the sun) :: שמש זורחת /shomésh zorchát/
sunup {n} (time of day) SEE: sunrise ::
sunup {n} (change in color of sky) SEE: sunrise ::
super {adj} (better than usual) :: סופר
supercilium {n} (arch of hair) SEE: eyebrow ::
superego {n} (part of the mind) :: אני עליון
superlative {n} (highest degree of something) :: מופלג
supermarket {n} (store) :: סופרמרקט {m} /supermarqet/, מרכול
supermassive black hole {n} (Any black hole with a large mass) :: חור שחור על-מסיבי {m}
superstar {n} (very famous person) :: סופרסטאר {m} /súperstar/
superstition {n} (a belief that events may be influenced by one's behaviour in some magical or mystical way) :: אמונה תפלה {f} /emuná t'felá/
supplication {n} (an act of supplicating) :: התחננות {f}
supplication {n} (a prayer) :: תחנון {m}
support {n} (set of points where the function is not zero) :: תומך {m}
supportive {adj} (providing support) :: תומך {m}, תומכת {f}
suppose {v} (conclude; believe) :: הניח /heníakh/
suppose {v} (theorize; hypothesize) :: הניח /heníakh/
supreme court {n} (court of law representing the highest legal authority within a jurisdiction) :: בית המשפט העליון {m} /bet ha-mishpát ha-'elyón/
Supreme Leader {n} (head of state of Iran) :: המנהיג העליון {m}
supremum {n} (element of a set greater than or equal to all members of a given subset) :: סופרמום {m}, חסם עליון {m}
sura {n} (chapter of the Qur'an) :: סורה {f} /sura/
Surat {prop} (city in India) :: סוראט
sure {adj} (certain, reliable) :: בטוח /batúakh/
sure {adj} (certain in one's knowledge or belief) :: בטוח /batúakh/
sure {interj} (of course) :: בטח
surety {n} (certainty) SEE: certainty ::
surf {v} (to ride a wave) :: גלש
surf {v} (to browse the Internet) :: גלש
surfer {n} (person who rides a surfboard) :: גולש {m} /golésh/
surgeon {n} (doctor who performs surgery) :: מנתח
surgery {n} (medical specialty) :: כירורגיה {f} /kirurgya/
Suriname {prop} (country) :: סורינאם /surinam/
surname {n} (name that indicates family) :: שם משפחה {m} /shem mishpakhá/
surplus {n} (excess, overplus) :: עודף /'ódef/
surprise {n} (something not expected) :: הפתעה {f} /haftaá/
surreal {adj} (having the intense reality of a dream) :: הזוי {m}, הזויה {f}
surrealism {n} (artistic movement and aesthetic philosophy) :: הסוריאליזם {m}
surrogate mother {n} (woman who gives birth to a child not her own) :: אם פונדקאית {f} /em pundeqaít/
surroundings {n} (area surrounding someone or something) :: סביבה {f} /s'vivá/
surroundings {n} :: הקף /hekeif/
surveillance {n} (observation of individuals or groups of individuals) :: מעקב סמוי {m} /maakav samui/
survival horror {n} :: הישרדות אימה {f} /hisardut-eima/
survive {v} (object, concept: continue to exist) :: שרד /sarád/
survive {v} (live past a life-threatening event) :: שרד /sarád/
Susa {prop} (capital) :: שושן /shushán/
Susan {prop} (female given name) :: שושנה /shoshána/
Susanna {prop} (female given name) SEE: Susan ::
Susanna {prop} (biblical character) :: שושנה {f} /shoshaná/
sushi {n} (Japanese dish) :: סושי {m} /súshi/
suspect {n} (person suspected of something) :: חשוד {m} /chashúd/ חשודה {f} /chashudá/
suspend {v} (To halt temporarily) :: השעה /hish'á/
Sutekh {prop} (Egyptian God) SEE: Set ::
Suva {prop} (capital of Fiji) :: סובה {f} /suva/
Suzuki {prop} (a Japanese surname) :: סוזוקי /Suzuki/
Swahili {n} (language) :: סווהילי \ סוהילי /swahíli/, סווהילית \ סוהילית {f} /swahílit/
swallow {v} (to cause to pass from the mouth into the stomach) :: בלע
swallow {n} (bird) :: סנונית {f} /snunit/
swamp {n} (type of wetland) :: ביצה \ בצה {f} /bitzá/
swan {n} (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus) :: ברבור {m} /barbúr/
swan song {n} (a final performance) :: שירת הברבור
swarm {n} (large number of insects) :: נחיל {m} /neḥíl/
swarthy {adj} (dark) SEE: dark ::
swastika {n} (a cross with arms of equal length all bent halfway along at a 90° angle) :: צלב הקרס {m} /tslav ha-keres/
Swaziland {prop} (Kingdom of Swaziland, see also: eSwatini) :: סוואזילנד
swear {v} (to take an oath) :: נשבע /nishbá/
swear {v} (to curse, to use offensive language) :: קלל /kilél/
swear word {n} (impolite or offensive taboo word) :: קללה {f} /klala/
sweat {n} (fluid that exits the body through pores) :: זיעה \ זעה {f} /ze'á/
sweat {v} (to emit sweat) :: הזיע /hizía/
sweater {n} (similar garment worn for warmth) :: סוודר \ סודר {m} /svéder/
swede {n} (turnip) SEE: turnip ::
Swede {n} (Swedish person) :: שוודי
Sweden {prop} (Scandinavian country) :: שװדיה \ שודיה {f} /sh'védya/
Swedish {n} (language) :: שבדית {f} /švedít/
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant taste) :: מתוק /matók/
sweet {adj} (having a taste of sugar) :: מתוק /matók/
sweet {adj} (containing a sweetening ingredient) :: מתוק /matok/
sweet {adj} (of a wine: retaining a portion of sugar) :: מתוק /matok/
sweet {adj} (having a pleasing disposition) :: מתוק /matok/
sweet {adj} (having a helpful disposition) :: מתוק /matok/
sweet {adv} (in a sweet manner) :: במתיקות /bimtikoot/
sweet {n} (sugary confection) :: מתוק /matok/
sweet {n} (food eaten for dessert) SEE: dessert ::
sweet cream {n} (Cream) :: שמנת מתוקה {f} /shaménet m'tuká/
sweetener {n} (food additive) :: ממתיק {m} /mamtik/
sweetie {n} (sweetheart) :: מותק /móteq/
sweetie {n} (type of fruit) :: פומלית {f} /pomelit/
sweet potato {n} (tuber) :: בטטה
sweetwater {n} (fresh water) SEE: fresh water ::
swell {v} (intransitive: to become bigger, especially due to being engorged) :: אבב /avov/
swelling {n} :: התנפחות /hitnapkhût/
swift {n} (bird) :: סיס {m} /sis/
swim {v} (move through water) :: שחה /sakhá/
swimmer {n} (one who swims) :: שחיין {m} /sakhyán/ [male swimmer], שחיינית {f} /sakhyanít/ [female swimmer]
swimming {n} (human activity of moving oneself through water) :: שחיה {f} /s'chiyah/
swimming pool {n} (pool for swimming) :: ברכת שחיה / בריכת שחייה /brekhát skhiyá/, ברכה / בריכה {f} /brekhá/
swimming trunks {n} (a pair of shorts or briefs worn for swimming or bathing) :: מכנסי שחיה {f} /miknesey s'chiyah/
swimmist {n} (swimmer) SEE: swimmer ::
swimsuit {n} (tight-fitting garment worn for swimming) :: בגד ים {m} /beged yam/
swine {n} (pig) SEE: pig ::
swing state {n} (A state which may vote Democratic or Republican) :: מדינה מתנדנדת {f} /m'diná mitnadnédet/
swing vote {n} (vote held by a swing voter, and as such it is an unpredictable vote) :: קול צף /kol tsaf/
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Switzerland) :: שוויצרי {m} /shveitsári/
Swiss Confederation {prop} (Official name of Switzerland) :: הקונפדרציה השװײצריה /Ha-konefederatzyah ha-Šwe'itzarya/
Switzerland {prop} (sovereign country) :: שויץ / שװײץ {f} /šwá'itz / šváyitz/
sword {n} (weapon) :: חרב {f} /ẖérev/, סיף {m} /sáyif/
sword of Damocles {n} (thing or situation which causes a prolonged state of impending doom or misfortune) :: חרב דמוקלס
sycamore {n} (Platanus) :: דולב {m} /dolev/
Sydney {prop} (in Australia) :: סידני
syllable {n} (unit of speech) :: הברה {f} /havará/
syllabus {n} (a summary of topic) :: סילבוס {m} /silabus/
syllogism {n} (inference from premises) :: סילוגיזם {m} /silogizm/, היקש {m} /hekésh/
Sylvester {prop} (male given name) :: סילבסטר {m} /silvéster/ [foreign]
symbiosis {n} (relationship of mutual benefit) :: סימביוזה {f} /simbyoza/
symbol {n} (character or glyph) :: סמל {m} /sémel/
symbol {n} (object meant to represent another) :: סמל {m} /sémel/
symbol {n} (summary of a dogmatic statement of faith) :: סממן {m} /sam'mán/
symbolic {adj} (Pertaining to a symbol) :: סמלי /simlí/, סמלית /simlít/
symbolic {adj} (Referring to something with an implicit meaning) :: סמלי {m} /simlí/, סמלית {f} /simlít/, סימבולי {m} /simbóli/, סימבולית {f} /simbólit/
sympathetic nervous system {n} (sympathetic nervous system) :: המערכת הסימפתטית
sympathy {n} (feeling of pity or sorrow for the suffering or distress of another) :: אהדה {f} /Ahada/, אהדה {f} /Ahada/
symptom {n} (figuratively: indicator of something) :: תסמין {m} /tɑsmin/, סימפטום {m} /simptom/
synagogue {n} (place) :: בית־כנסת {m} /beit-k'néset/
synagogue {n} :: בית כנסת (bet kneset) {m}
synclinal {n} (synclinal fold) :: קער
syncline {n} (concave upward fold) SEE: synclinal ::
synecdoche {n} (figure of speech that uses the name of a part of something to represent the whole) :: סינקדוכה {f} /sinekdokha/
synonym {n} (word with same meaning as another) :: מילה נרדפת \ מלה נרדפת {f} /milá nirdéfet/
synthesizer {n} (music: an electronic keyboard instrument) :: סינתיסייזר {m}
syphilis {n} (sexual disease caused by Treponema pallidum) :: עגבת {m} /'agévet/
Syracuse {prop} (city in New York state) :: סירקיוז
Syria {prop} (country in the Middle East) :: סוריה {f} /súrya/
Syriac {prop} (language) :: סורית /surit/
Syrian {n} (A person from Syria or of Syrian descent) :: סורי {m} /súri/, סורית {f} /súrit/
Syrian Arab Republic {prop} (Official name of Syria) :: הרפובליקה הערבית הסורית /harepubeliqah ha‘aravit hasurit/
syringe {n} (hypodermic syringe) :: מזרק {m} /mazrék/
syrup {n} (liquid) :: סירופ {m} /siróp/
system {n} (collection of organized things; whole composed of relationships among its members) :: שיטה {f} /shitá/
systematically {adv} (in an organized manner) :: שיטתית /shitatit/, סיסטמטית /sistematit/