n. Zoom seder: seder conducted via the videoconferencing technology Zoom.
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
Portmanteau of Zoom + seder
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- North America
- Australia / New Zealand
Who Uses This
In late March, 2020, Jews began speaking and writing about conducting their seder via Zoom and other videoconferencing technology, due to the stay-at-home restrictions during the Coronavirus pandemic. Within a week, some of these conversations were using the term "Zeder," likely coined simultaneously by multiple Jews.
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