|va’ad ha-kashrut||(VAH-ahd ha-kash-ROOT)|
"The Va'ad HaKashrut of Richmond provides supervision to ensure that Jewish dietary laws are properly observed at public Jewish communal functions." (source)
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
ועד הכשרות 'the council of kashrut'
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Organizations: People involved in a professional or volunteer capacity with Jewish nonprofit organizations
- North America
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
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