What is the meaning of "hevenu shalom aleichem"?


"Hevenu shalom aleichem" literally means "we bring peace unto you." These words are the basis of a popular Hebrew folk song that is often sung at Jewish celebrations and events. The lyricist and composer are unknown.

The well-known Hebrew folk song "Hevenu Shalom Aleichem" is made up entirely of this phrase that is repeated over and again. The song starts moderately fast, slows in tempo and progresses to a quick, energetic finish. The phrase of the song is based on a Shabbat hymn that wishes peace to the "ministering angels" and the "peace angels." The hymn is usually sung before the Shabbat meal.

Q&A Related to "What is the meaning of "hevenu shalom aleichem..."
it is the response to greeting "shalom aleichem" and it means "peace unto you.
Peace upon you, O ministering angels, angels of the Exalted One from the King Who reigns over kings, the Holy One, Blessed is He. May your coming be for peace, O angels of shalom,
The word "shalom" is an interjection. In Hebrew it means peace; used as a word of greeting
If you mean Shalom, it is of Hebrew origin which means 'peace'. It's the 63964th most popular name.
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