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kabala Tweet Definition of kabala Like Definition of kabala on Facebook
proper noun 
  1. (alternative spelling of, Kaballah)
     
kaddish Tweet Definition of kaddish Like Definition of kaddish on Facebook
noun 
  1. A Jewish prayer recited at the end of services, and when mourning the death of a close relative.
     
kehillah Tweet Definition of kehillah Like Definition of kehillah on Facebook
noun 
  1. a type of Jewish community in eastern Europe
     
kibbutz Tweet Definition of kibbutz Like Definition of kibbutz on Facebook
noun (kibbutzim)
  1. A community, usually a village, based on a high level of social and economical sharing, equality, direct democracy and tight social relations.
     
Kislev Tweet Definition of Kislev Like Definition of Kislev on Facebook
proper noun 
  1. (Judaism) The ninth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar
     
kosher Tweet Definition of kosher Like Definition of kosher on Facebook
adjective 
  1. (context, of food) Prepared in accordance with Jewish religious practices.
Well, if I had known it was a deli, I certainly would not have ordered a ham and cheese on rye.
  1. (context, figurative, by extension) In accordance with standards or usual practice.
"Is what I have done with Mr. Smith?"
     

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