n. Examination, particularly for rabbinic ordination.
"I only have one more bekhine before finishing smicha."
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- North America
- Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Who Uses This
b'china, behina, bekhina, bekhine
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