n. Wife of a rabbi.
"Is the rebetzin making Shabbos dinner?"
Languages of Origin
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- North America
- Australia / New Zealand
- The New Joys of Yiddish, by Leo Rosten and Lawrence Bush (New York, 2003).
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
- Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
Who Uses This
rebbetsen, rebetsen, rebbetzin, rebbitzin, rebitzin, rebitsin
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