titchadesh

Alternative Spellings

tischadesh, titkhadesh, tiskhadesh, tithadesh, tishadesh, titchadeish, tischadeish, titkhadeish, tiskhadeish, tithadeish, tishadeish, titchadeysh, tischadeysh, titkhadeysh, tiskhadeysh, tithadeysh, tishadeysh

Definitions

  • "Use it in good health" or "Enjoy your new item"

Example Sentences

  • "I love your new hat––titchadesh!"

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew

Etymology

תתחדש titchadesh 'may you be renewed'

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).

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