adj. "Foregone, of times past: olden, obsolete" (Weiser).
"The amolike gemaros used to fall apart because of their cheap bindings." (Weiser)
Languages of Origin
אַמאָליק 'past, former; ancient, ex-..., old-time'
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
- North America
- Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
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