shtender

Definitions

  • lectern

Example Sentences

  • "The rov will probably need the shtender for his dvar torah."

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

שטענדער

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).

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