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HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *ṯdʾ (breast, pap, teat). Cognate with Arabic ثَدْي(ṯady, breast) and Aramaic תַּדָּא(breast).

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NounEdit

שָׁד (shadm (dual indefinite שדיים \ שָׁדַיִם‎)

  1. A breast.
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Etymology 2Edit

Root
שׁ־ו־ד

Compare Akkadian 𒀭𒆘 (šēdu [AN.ALAD], a protective deity).

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NounEdit

שֵׁד (shedm (plural indefinite שֵׁדִים‎, feminine counterpart שדה‎)

  1. A demon, devil, fiend, sprite, bogey, fantom, genie, ghost, phantom, poltergeist, shade, spirit.

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Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

שֹׁד (shodm

  1. defective spelling of שוד (“robbery”)

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שֵׁד‎.

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שד (sheydm, plural שדים(sheydem), feminine שידה(sheyde) or שדיכע(sheydikhe)

  1. demon (in Jewish folklore)