שליח

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
שׁ־ל־ח

From שָׁלַח(shalákh, to send).

NounEdit

שָׁלִיחַ (shalíakhm (plural indefinite שְׁלִיחִים‎, singular construct שְׁלִיחַ־, feminine counterpart שְׁלִיחָה‎) [pattern: קָטִיל]

  1. emissary, envoy, proxy, agent
  2. delivery person

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: shaliach
  • Yiddish: שליח(shliekh)

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שָׁלִיחַ(shalíakh).

NounEdit

שליח (shliekhm, plural שלוחים(shlukhem) or שליחים(shlikhem), feminine שלוחה(shlukhe) or שליחה(shlikhe)

  1. emissary, envoy, proxy, agent

Related termsEdit