• 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." (

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Modern Hebrew


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)


North America


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

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