AramaicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-.

VerbEdit

שלם (transliteration needed)

  1. to be whole, to be complete
  2. to follow, to agree
  3. to obey

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
שׁ־ל־ם

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-.

AdjectiveEdit

שָׁלֵם (shalém) (feminine שְׁלֵמָה‎, masculine plural שְׁלֵמִים‎, feminine plural שְׁלֵמוֹת‎)

  1. complete, intact
    • ברכת תשובה
      הֲשִׁיבֵנוּ אָבִינוּ לְתוֹרָתֶךָ, וְקָרְבֵנוּ מַלְכֵּנוּ לַעֲבוֹדָתֶךָ, וְהַחֲזִירֵנוּ בִתְשׁוּבָה שְׁלֵמָה לְפָנֶיךָ.‎‎
      Bring us back, our Father, to Your Torah; and draw us close, our King, to Your worship; and return us with complete repentance before You.
    • בעז בנאי, פריז בחורף
      אחד בתוך שניים לא יכול להיות שלם.‎‎
      ekhad b'tokh shnayim lo yakhol lihyot shalem.
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)

ReferencesEdit

VerbEdit

שָׁלַם (shalám) (pa'al construction)

  1. to be safe (in mind, body or estate)
  2. figuratively to be (causatively make) completed; by implication to be friendly; by extension to reciprocate (in various applications):

ReferencesEdit

VerbEdit

שִׁלֵּם (shilém) (pi'el construction)

  1. defective spelling of שילם

Proper nounEdit

שָׁלֵם (Shalem)

  1. Salem, the place of which Melchizedek was king, mostly identified with Jerusalem

AnagramsEdit