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Alternative Spellings

hazara, chazara, chazora, khazore


  • (n.) review of material previously studied

Example Sentences

  • "We have an extra twenty minutes this class--let's do a little bit of chazarah."

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew



Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)


North America


Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).


Related to "chazer" (v. review) but not related to "chazzerai" (junk)

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