bath mitzvah

bath mitzvah

[baht mits-vuh, bahs; Sephardic Hebrew baht meets-vah; Ashkenazic Hebrew bahs mits-vuh]
noun (often initial capital letters) Judaism.
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bath mitzvah

noun
(Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility [syn: bat mitzvah
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