four questions


four questions (four QUESTIONS) listen


  • pl. n. A song, comprised of a question and four answers to it, that is sung/recited (traditionally by the youngest child present) at the Pesach seder.

Example Sentences

  • "Who is going to sing the four questions this year?"

Languages of Origin

  • English

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


  • The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).

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