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HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
שׁ־מ־ר

From the root שׁ־מ־ר

VerbEdit

שומר \ שֻׁמַּר (shumár) (pu'al construction)

  1. to be preserved, to be conserved
  2. to be pickled

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

שׁוֹמֵר (shomérm (plural indefinite שׁוֹמְרִים‎, singular construct שׁוֹמֵר־, plural construct שׁוֹמְרֵי־‎)

  1. keeper, one who keeps
  2. guard, protector, one who protects
    • Psalms 121:4
      הִנֵּה לֹא יָנוּם וְלֹא יִישָׁן שׁוֹמֵר יִשְׂרָאֵל.‎‎
      hinnē lō yānūm v'lō yīšān šōmēr yiśrāʾēl.
      Behold, the guardian of Israel neither slumbers nor sleeps.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

שׁוֹמֵר (shomér)

  1. masculine singular present of שָׁמַר

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

שומר \ שֻׁמָּר (shumárm

  1. fennel

Etymology 3Edit

From the Akkadian 𒋗𒈨𒊒 (Šumer).

Proper nounEdit

שׁוּמֶר (shumer)

  1. Sumer
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