adj. Refers to food in the meat category according to kashrut.
"I am inviting guests round for Shabbat tea. I assume they have all had meaty lunches."
"If one cooks a pareve food in a clean meaty pot and wishes to serve it during a dairy meal, or vice versa, one should consult a qualified rabbi as to whether the circumstances would make it permissible." (source)
Languages of Origin
English calque of Yiddish פֿליישיק fleyshik 'meaty'
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
Who Uses This
meatie, meat-y, meatey
See also milky.
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