סנדק

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably derived from Ancient Greek σύντεκνος (súnteknos).

NounEdit

סַנְדָּק (sandákm (plural indefinite סַנְדָּקִים‎, singular construct סַנְדַּק־, plural construct סַנְדְּקֵי־‎)

  1. (Judaism) a sandek, the person who holds the baby boy at a brit milah ceremony
  2. a godparent