- Bar mitzvah
- "The barmy is this weekend."
- "Now, although he is physically quite frail, he is in great health and loved celebrating his barmy" (https://www.sajr.co.za/extras/test/2017/07/06/celebrating-his-barmy-for-the-third-time).
- "The Barmi boy will find out more about fascinating traditional and contemporary Jewish issues trough songs, arts & crafts, visual technology and exciting excursions" (https://www.lamdeni.org/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/1677620/jewish/Barmitzvah-Program.htm).
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, English
English abbreviation of Hebrew בר מצווה bar mitsvah, bar mitzvah.
Who Uses This
Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
Younger: Jews in their 30s or younger
Australia / New Zealand
Pronunciation is the same as the British slang
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