gut chodesh

Pronunciations

Gut chodesh (goot KHOY-desh) listen

Definitions

Example Sentences

  • "Gut chodesh, my friends!"

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew
  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • גוט חודש gut khoydesh 'good month'

    • Who Uses This

      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
      • Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage

      Regions

      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).

      Alternative Spellings

      gut khodesh, gut hodesh, gut choydesh, gut khoydesh, gut hoydesh, gut chodesch, gut khodesch, gut hodesch, gut choydesch, gut khoydesch, gut hoydesch

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