noun, plural ketuboth, ketubot, ketubos /Ashkenazic Hebrew kəˈtuboʊs; Sephardic Hebrew kətuˈbɔt/ [Ashkenazic Hebrew kuh-too-bohs; Sephardic Hebrew kuh-too-bawt] Show IPA . English, ketubahs. Hebrew.
the formal contract in a Jewish religious marriage
that includes specific financial protection for the wife in the event that the husband dies or divorces her.
kəthubbāh literally, something written