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prep. At [a location], at the house of, with, among, according to the opinion of, at [an event, time of year] (in addition to Standard English near).
“I’ve been waiting by [at] the bus station 45 minutes already”
“Things they’ve seen by their parents.”
“Who’s Reb Yehuda holding by?”
“I pasken [rule halachically] by him.”
"We're eating by Feldman this Shabbos."
“I just saw her by the rehearsal.”
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Yiddish preposition בײַ bay/ba 'at, near, with'
Very common among Orthodox Jews, including ba'alei teshuva. Research shows that younger Orthodox Jews are more likely to use this than older Orthodox Jews.
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