n. Contemplation, reflection.
"I sat for a full hour in hisbonenus before I started davening."
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
התבוננות hitbonenut 'observation'
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- Australia / New Zealand
- South Africa
- Great Britain
- North America
Who Uses This
hitbon'nut, hisbon'nus, hitbonenut
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