tsiber, tzibur, tzibbur, tsibbur
- The public.
- The (Jewish) community.
- A prayer group.
- Don't distance yourself from the tsiber.
- I prefer to daven with the tsibur.
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Yiddish
ציבור Heb. tsibúr, Yid. tsíber
Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Used in several phrases, including "shaliach tzibur" (prayer leader), "shira b'tsibur (singing in public) and "tsorchei tsibur," (needs of the community).
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