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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
נ־שׁ־ם

From the root נ־שׁ־ם

Pronunciation 1Edit

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) darling
    כפרה עלייך נשמה שלי!
    kapára aláyikh n'shamá shelí!
    Bless your soul, my darling!
DeclensionEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

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