khreyn, khrayn, chrain, khrain
- That chrain was so charif it made my eyes water!
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Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Sometimes red from beets, often put on gefilte fish. Related to Russian хрен and cognates in many Slavic languages.
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