bat chayil

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Bat Chayil (bɑːt ˈxajil)
 
n
1.  (in some congregations) a ceremony of confirmation for a girl of at least Bat Mitzvah age
2.  the girl herself
 
[from Hebrew, literally: daughter of valour]

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