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father, dad, daddy
immigration to Israel
"calling to the reading of the Torah" (Glinert)
ascent of the soul of a deceased person to a higher level, as is believed to happen on their yartzeit
"Literally, 'Happy Holiday.' The traditional, all-purpose greeting exchanged on almost any Jewish holiday" (JPS).
even; despite expectations to the contrary -- often with a slightly amused or ironic feeling of "wouldn't you know it?" or "of all things" ("of all people" ... etc.)
"definitely or exactly stated; specifically" (Weiser)
just to annoy, just to be contrary
break or interruption
"Would that it be so" (Steinmetz, Yiddish and English)
Literally, "All the honor", as in "More honor to you!"
"well done" (Glinert)
disagreement, dispute, argument, conflict, especially one about a halachic issue
political, military situation in Israel/the Middle East
Common name for the 18th letter of the Hebrew alphabet (tzadi / tzade).
A highly learned and esteemed rabbinic leader (sometimes used as an alternative name for a Hasidic rebbe).
Someone who does extremely righteous deeds.
emigration from Israel
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