? asked in TravelAfrica & Middle EastIsrael · 1 decade ago

What does shalom mean in Israel?

my Jewish friends say shalom to eachother, and I think Jews are cool.

25 Answers

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    First of all thanks for complimenting us.For two it is just a hebrew greeting.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Peace

    Hi

    Bye

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Peace

  • Karen
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Shalom mean peace. That is the literal translation.

  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • Shalom is peace and hello, goodbye.

  • 1 decade ago

    shalom has 3 different meanings... it means hello, goodbye and peace

  • 1 decade ago

    Shalom means "peace".

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    im jewish so... shalom means 3 things

    1. hello

    2. goodbye

    3. peace

    and thnx 4 sayn that jews r cool

    Source(s): rabbis
  • yotg
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    "Shalom" literally means peace in Hebrew.

    It is said as a greeting: "hello" and "goodbye".

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It means any one of three things: hello, goodbye, peace

  • 1 decade ago

    Peace be with You. It's used as a greeting in many parts of Middle East

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.