adj. Describes dairy foods as well as utensils and dishes used to cook, serve, and eat dairy products.
"I can't cut the meat with this knife--it's chalavi."
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Modern Hebrew
חלבי halavi 'milk-adj'
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage
- North America
- Great Britain
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