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negel vasser

Alternative Spellings

negl vasser, negl vaser


  • literally "nail water"; refers to the practice of washing ones hands immediately after waking

Example Sentences

  • "Did you wash negel vasser?"

Languages of Origin



נעגל־װאַסער negl-vaser

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)


North America



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