Origin of golemHeb, origin, originally , embryo; later, monster (from source Yiddish goylem, dolt), akin to Arabic ghul?m, lad
Origin of golemHebrew gōlem lump, clod, fool from gālam to wrap up glm
- A Creature made of mud and clay. Brought to life from a magical spell on a piece of paper shoved in its mouth.
From Hebrew גולם \ גֹּלֶם (gólem).