Definitions

Example Sentences

  • "The Bostoner rebbe, ziya, was an incredibly charitable person."

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • זי"ע (acronym of זכותו יגן עלינו zchuto yagen alenu 'his merit will protect us')

    • Who Uses This

      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

      Regions

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

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      zia

Notes

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