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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
נ־שׁ־ם

From the root נ־שׁ־ם

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • (Modern Israeli Hebrew) Lua error in Module:IPA/tracking at line 58: attempt to index global 'tracking' (a nil value)

NounEdit

נְשָׁמָה (n'shamáf (plural indefinite נְשָׁמוֹת, singular construct נִשְׁמַת־, plural construct נִשְׁמוֹת־)

  1. (biblical) breath
  2. soul, spirit
  3. (flowery) essence, gist
  4. (colloquial, chiefly Sephardic) darling
    כפרה עלייך נשמה שלי!‏
    kapára aláyikh n'shamá shelí!
    Bless your soul, my darling!
DeclensionEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • (Modern Israeli Hebrew) Lua error in Module:IPA/tracking at line 58: attempt to index global 'tracking' (a nil value)

VerbEdit

נָשְׁמָה (nash'má)

  1. third-person feminine singular past tense (suffix conjugation) of נשם (nasham)

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew נְשָׁמָה.

NounEdit

נשמה (neshomef, plural נשמות (neshomes)

  1. soul

Derived termsEdit