moadon

Pronunciations

moadon (moh-ah-DOHN) listen

Definitions

  • n. Clubhouse, lounge.

Example Sentences

  • Staff meeting in the lower moadon right after birkat!

Languages of Origin

  • Modern Hebrew

Etymology

  • מועדון 'club, clubhouse'

    • Who Uses This

      • Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp

      Regions

      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
      • Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).

      Alternative Spellings

      mo'adon

Notes

  • Stress on final syllable

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