moadim lesimcha


moadim lesimcha (moh-ah-DEEM leh-seem-CHAH) listen


Example Sentences

  • "A: Moadim lesimha! B: Hagim uzmanim lesason!"

Languages of Origin

  • Ladino
  • Textual Hebrew


  • מועדים לשמחה 'lit. times of joy'

    • Who Uses This

      • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
      • Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
      • Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage


      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand


      • Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).

      Alternative Spellings

      mo'adim l'simcha, moadim lesimha, moadim l'simcha, moadim l'simha

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