- study group
- The YIML Pre-Shacharis Mussar Chabura for Men with Rabbi Steinberg will be starting a new and exciting limmud! (http://www.yiml.org/1/post/2012/02/pre-shacharis-mussar-chabura.html)
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Aramaic
Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
Accent on second syllable. Etymologically related to chavura, but used in a different way. Unclear where the "b" comes from in this word - perhaps Aramaic pronunciation.
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