seder plate


seder plate (SAY-der plate) listen


Example Sentences

  • "Before we start the seder, let's make sure everyone knows the significance of each item on the seder plate."

Languages of Origin

  • English


  • seder + plate

    • Who Uses This

      • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education


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


      • None


  • Some Jews also include an orange on the seder plate as a symbol of feminism--this is based on a (possibly made-up) story in which a male rabbi said that a woman has as much place on the bimah as an orange does on the seder plate.

    See also seder.

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