Definition of Sholom Aleichem in English:

Sholom Aleichem

proper noun

  • (1859–1916), US Yiddish writer; born in Ukraine; born Solomon J. Rabinowitz. He wrote about common Russian Jews who lived in small towns. His stories, especially Tevye's Daughters (1894) formed the basis for the musical Fiddler on the Roof (1964).

Pronunciation

Sholom Aleichem

/ˈSHōləm əˈlākəm/