n. Formal group meeting, usually at a time of significance (e.g. morning, Shabbat services, meals).
"I'll see you all at 6:15 for mifkad."
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
מיפקד mifkad 'gathering to rally a group'
- Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- North America
- South Africa
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