berākhā-ye noon

Pronunciations

berākhā-ye noon (beh-re-KHA-ye NOON) listen

Definitions

  • n. The blessing given over the challah at the beginning of a meal.

Example Sentences

  • "We don't say hamotzi, we say berākhā-ye noon."

Languages of Origin

  • Persian
  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • TH ברכה bracha 'blessing' + Persian نان nan

    • Who Uses This

      • Persian: Jews with recent ancestry in Iran

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      berakha-ye noon

Notes

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