v. Gather funds or fundraise for an institution.
"He's collecting for the Mirrer Yeshivah."
Languages of Origin
Likely from Yiddish קלייבן געלט 'to collect/gather money"
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
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- Great Britain
- South Africa
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