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lehayim

[Ashkenazic Hebrew luh-khah-yim; Sephardic Hebrew luh-khah-yeem] /Ashkenazic Hebrew ləˈxɑ yɪm; Sephardic Hebrew lə xɑˈyim/
noun, Hebrew.
1.

l'chaim

or l'chayim, lechayim, lehayim

[Ashkenazic Hebrew luh-khah-yim; Sephardic Hebrew luh-khah-yeem] /Ashkenazic Hebrew ləˈxɑ yɪm; Sephardic Hebrew lə xɑˈyim/
noun, Hebrew.
1.
a toast used in drinking to a person's health or well-being.
Origin of l'chaim
ləḥayyīm literally, to life
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British Dictionary definitions for lehayim

l'chaim

/ləˈxɑjim/
interjection, noun
1.
a variant spelling of lechaim
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