Wednesday, 08 April 2020
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Snow - שלג



English Transliteration Hebrew
Avalanche Mapolet shlagim מַפֹּלֶת שְׁלָגִים
Blizzard Sufat sheleg סוּפַת שֶׁלֶ
Frost Kfor כְּפוֹר
Glacier Karchon קַרְחוֹן
Gloves Kfafot כפפות
Ice Kerach קֶרַח
Jacket/coat Me'il מְעִיל
Shovel (noun) Eit אֵת
Shovel snow Tafles sheleg תפלס שלג
Skating Hachlaka הַחְלָקָה
Ski Ski סְקִי
Ski equipment Tziyud ski ציוד סקי
Ski lift Maalit haski מעלית הסקי
Ski/snow suit Halifat Ski a.k.a Hermonit (army issue) חליפת סקי
Sleet Geshem-sheleg גשם-שלג
Snow Sheleg שלג
Snowflakes Petitei sheleg פְּתִיתֵי שֶׁלֶג
Snow man Ish sheleg אִישׁ שֶׁלֶג
Snow plough Machresha sheleg מחרשה שלג
Maybe now is a good time to read that all-time favorite to your little ones:
Snow White & the 7 Dwarves Shilgia veshivat hagamidim שלגיה ושבעת הגמדים



Fun Fact:  A Hermonit - חרמונית - is an army issue snow-suit.  So called as it is issued to soldiers serving in the Golan Heights - on or close to Mt. Hermon where it snows in the winter.  The Hermonit is a must-have for soldiers on night-time guard duty.


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