nikayon

Pronunciations

nikayon (nee-kah-YON) listen
nikayon (nih-kah-YOWN) listen

Definitions

  • n. Time set aside for cleaning / tidying up (at camp).

Example Sentences

  • After tefillah, you will go to your tzrifim to do nikayon.

Languages of Origin

  • Modern Hebrew

Etymology

  • נקיון 'cleanliness, cleaning'

    • Who Uses This

      • Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      neekayon

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