שלום עליכם

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

שָׁלוֹם (shalóm, peace) +‎ עֲלֵיכֶם ('aleikhém, upon you). Compare Arabic اَلسَّلَامُ عَلَيكُمْ (as-salām(u) ʿaláykum).

PhraseEdit

שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם (shalóm 'aleikhém)

  1. A traditional greeting (literally, "peace be upon you").

Usage notesEdit


YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם (shalóm 'aleikhém).

PhraseEdit

שלום עליכם (sholem aleykhem)

  1. A traditional greeting (literally, "peace be upon you").

Usage notesEdit

Last modified on 4 February 2014, at 05:37