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shalom aleichem

[Sephardic Hebrew shah-lawm ah-le-khem; Ashkenazic Hebrew shaw-luh m ah-ley-khem, ah-ley-khem, shah-lohm]
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interjection Hebrew.
  1. peace to you: a conventional Jewish greeting, the reply being aleichem shalom.

Aleichem

[ah-ley-khem]
noun
  1. Sho·lom [shaw-luh m] /ˈʃɔ ləm/or Sho·lem [shoh-lem, -luh m] /ˈʃoʊ lɛm, -ləm/or Sha·lom [shah-lohm] /ʃɑˈloʊm/, pen name of Solomon Rabinowitz, 1859–1916, Russian author of Yiddish novels, plays, and short stories; in the U.S. from 1906.
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British Dictionary definitions for shalom aleichem

shalom aleichem

interjection
  1. peace be to you: used by Jews as a greeting or farewellOften shortened to: shalom

Aleichem

noun
  1. Sholom, real name Solomon Rabinowitz. 1859–1916, US Jewish writer, born in Russia. His works include Tevye the Milkman, which was adapted for the stage musical Fiddler on the Roof
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