Definitions

  • n. A petition for a blessing from a rebbe.

Example Sentences

  • "I waited in line to see the Lelover Rebbe and to give him my tzetel."

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • צעטל 'little note'

    • 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

      tsetel, tsetl, tzetel

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