shalom alechem

interjection
shalom ale·​chem
variants: or shalom aleichem or sholom aleichem \ ˈshȯləməˈlāḵəm \

Definition of shalom alechem

used as a traditional Jewish greeting

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History and Etymology for shalom alechem

Hebrew shālōm ʽalēkhem peace unto you

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“Shalom alechem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shalom%20alechem. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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