ohel

Definitions

  • tent (in a summer camp setting)
  • structure built over a grave, especially that of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Example Sentences

  • "Which ohel are you in?"
  • "I went to daaven to Hashem by the Lubavetcher Rebbe's Ohel a couple days ago." (http://asimplejew.blogspot.com/2009/01/all-you-need-to-do-is-ask.html)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Modern Hebrew

Etymology

אוהל ohel 'tent'

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
Lubavitchers

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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