chassunah, hasuna, chassuna, chasunah, chasuna, chasanah, khasene, chatunah
- "Zev and Elisheva's khasene is on Sunday."
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Yiddish
Heb חתונה khatuná, Yiddish khásene, Ashkenazi Heb khasúne
Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
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