khamer

Alternative Spellings

khamor, chamor, chamer

Definitions

  • jackass, donkey

Example Sentences

  • "Don't be a khamer!"

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Yiddish

Etymology

Heb חמור khamór, Yiddish khámer

Dictionaries

None

Notes

In Yiddish a "khamer-eyzl" (חמור־אײזל, a combination of the Hebrew-derived and Germanic-derived words for "donkey") refers to a womanizer.

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