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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ב־ח־ר

From בחר(chose, select), hence literally "chosen" or "selected".

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בָּחוּר (bakhúrm (plural indefinite בַּחוּרִים‎, feminine counterpart בַּחוּרָה‎)

  1. (Modern Israeli) guy, boy
  2. (Modern Israeli) youth (countable), young man
  3. (Jewish law) a young man over 13 who is required to perform mitzvoth but has never married

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew בחור‎.

NounEdit

בחור (bokherm, plural בחורים(bokherem)

  1. young man, youngster; bachelor

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