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Alternative Spellings

klavte, klavta, klafta


  • a naughty or nasty woman; a bitch

Example Sentences

  • Don't even think about saying yes. She's a klafte!

Languages of Origin



כּלבֿטע, derived from כּלבֿ (Hebrew word for 'dog') with feminine -te suffix

Who Uses This

Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage


North America



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