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alte haym

Alternative Spellings

alta heim, alte haym


  • Eastern Europe (lit. "the old home")

Example Sentences

  • "My great-grandfather was a shoemaker in the alte haym."

Languages of Origin



אַלטע הײם alte heym

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older


North America



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