a city in SW Brazil.
Sholom [shaw-luh m] /ˈʃɔ ləm/ (Show IPA), or Sholem [shoh-lem,, -luh m] /ˈʃoʊ lɛm,, -ləm/ (Show IPA), or Shalom [shah-lohm] /ʃɑˈloʊm/ (Show IPA), (pen name of Solomon Rabinowitz) 1859–1916, Russian author of Yiddish novels, plays, and short stories; in the U.S. from 1906. Contemporary Examples Aleichem became one of the most popular Jewish authors of […]
- Aleichem shalom
a conventional greeting, meaning “peace to you”: used in reply to the greeting shalom aleichem.
Vicente [bee-then-te] /biˈθɛn tɛ/ (Show IPA), 1898–1984, Spanish poet: Nobel Prize 1977. noun Vicente (Viˈθɛnte). 1898–1984, Spanish poet, whose collections include La destrucción o el amor (1935; Destruction or Love): Nobel prize for literature 1977
noun Alexander. 1892–1946, Russian-born chess player who lived in France; world champion (1927–35, 1937–46)