sikkum

Alternative Spellings

sikum

Definitions

  • summarize, usually at the end of a session
  • a summary

Example Sentences

  • In Sikkum, we have learned that social action is at the heart of Judaism.

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew

Etymology

סיכום

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Younger: Jews in their 30s or younger
Organizations: People involved in a professional or volunteer capacity with Jewish nonprofit organizations

Regions

Great Britain

Dictionaries

None

Notes

Used primarily in Jewish Youth Movements (B'nai Akiva) in the UK.

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