20 random words retrieved
The act or manner of legally acquiring or agreeing to something.
"A groom's formal acceptance of the terms of the ketubbah. At a traditional wedding, this ritual takes place during the chossen's tish, when the rabbi or a witness, acting on behalf of the bride, offers the groom a handkerchief or some other object" (JPS).
Meaty / fleshing
Sidelocks, sidecurls, or earlocks, common among Haredi boys and men.
introduction or preface (to a book)
A person trained to perform Jewish ritual circumcision
To gobble up food; to gorge oneself. "To eat quickly or noisily, like an animal" (JPS)
The official at a synagogue who leads the congregation in prayer and song (JPS)
woe is me!
The biblical name of the nomadic people descended from Esau who became the enemies of the people of Israel.
Any enemy of the Jewish people
The (Jewish) community.
A prayer group.
sense of belonging to the world Jewish people
"The braided egg bread that traditionally is eaten on almost every Jewish holiday and [the Sabbath]" (JPS)
a nation, but not the Jewish nation
"most often used among Jews to refer to someone who is not a Jew" (JPS)
a member of the board of directors for a Jewish non-profit organization
an adult who helps coordinate programs of a Jewish organization in a volunteer capacity
"The pious of the world" (Glinert), non-Jews who have been particularly righteous and/or follow the seven Noahide Laws.
Stuffed cabbage, also known by holiptshes, goluptshes, and golomkes, among other names
noun, the act of sexual intercourse
verb, have sexual intercourse