n. A human being.
The man who helped was una ben adam.
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
בן אדם lit. 'son of Adam, son of man'
- Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage
- North America
Who Uses This
ben adom, ben odam, benadam
Cf. Yiddish-derived "mensch"
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