Tot Shabbat

Definitions

  • A synagogue-based service or play group for young children on Shabbat.

Example Sentences

  • "At Tot Shabbat, our youngest congregants, from ages 2 to 4, joyfully discover the wonders of the Shabbat service in a lively atmosphere...” (Sutton Place Synagogue)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, English

Etymology

English "tot" + Heb שבת shabát

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Organizations: People involved in a professional or volunteer capacity with Jewish nonprofit organizations

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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