arba kosos, arba koses, arbe koses, arba kohses, arba koyses, arba koysos, arbe koyses, arbe koysos
- "The four glasses of wine drunk on Passover" (Glinert).
- "...and get three crates of Concord wine for the arba kosot." (Glinert)
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Yiddish
Hebrew ארבע כוסות arba kosot Yiddish ארבע כּוסות arbe koyses, 'four cups'
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)
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001)
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