tam

Alternative Spellings

taam, ta'am

Definitions

  • taste

Example Sentences

  • "Matzah has no taste, no tam!"

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Yiddish

Etymology

טעם

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).

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