OB"M

Alternative Spellings

OBM, OB'M

Definitions

  • "of blessed memory"

Example Sentences

  • "With great sadness we inform you of the passing of Mrs. Hadassah Greenberg OB"M this Shabbos at the age of 73." (http://www.crownheights.info/index.php?itemid=2185)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, English

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

Notes

Literal translation of the traditional Hebrew phrase "zichron[o/a] l'vracha"

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