HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
שׂ־מ־ח

Compare Ugaritic 𐎌𐎎𐎃 (šmḫ, to be glad, rejoice).

AdjectiveEdit

שָׂמֵחַ (saméakh) (feminine שְׂמֵחָה‎, masculine plural שְׂמֵחִים‎, feminine plural שְׂמֵחוֹת‎)

  1. happy, glad, pleased
    • Proverbs 15:13
      לֵב שָׂמֵחַ יֵיטִב פָּנִים וּבְעַצְּבַת לֵב רוּחַ נְכֵאָה׃
  2. merry, joyous, cheerful

VerbEdit

שָׂמַח (samákh) (pa'al construction)

  1. to be happy, glad, joyous, cheerful, merry

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

שִׂמֵּחַ (siméakh) (pi'el construction)

  1. defective spelling of שימח.

AnagramsEdit