tokhme morgh shabāti

Pronunciations

tokhme morgh shabāti (TOKH-meh MORGH sha-ba-TEE) listen

Definitions

  • n. A Shabbat morning meal eaten by Persian families, lit. 'Shabbat eggs."

Example Sentences

  • "The longer you soak the eggs in the tea, the better your tokhme morgh shabāti will taste."

Languages of Origin

  • Persian
  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • Pers. tokhme morgh 'egg,' (lit. seed of chicken) TH שבת Shabbat 'Sabbath'

    • Who Uses This

      • Persian: Jews with recent ancestry in Iran

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      tokhm-e morgh shabāti, tohme morgh shabāti, tokhmemorgh shabāti

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