kesher

Definitions

  • connection, relationship, link

Example Sentences

  • "i usually ask the associate rabbi from my parents shul for halachic shaylos, just because i have a kesher with him. he's usually reachable by phone. on shabbos/yomtov i ask my shul rav my shailos (i.e. timers for A/C) since he's available, but i dont have a real kesher with him yet." (http://www.ishtetl.com/index.php?/topic/2830-when-rabbis-dont-answer/page-2)

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew
  • Modern Hebrew

Etymology

  • קשר kesher
    • Who Uses This

      • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).

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