bochur\ˈbȯḵu̇r, ˈbəḵər\ or
Definition of bahur
bochurim\ˈbȯḵu̇rə̇m, ˈbəḵər-, -rēm\ or
in Jewish use
: a young unmarried man : youth; specifically : a student in a Talmudic academy —called also yeshiva bocher
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Origin and Etymology of bahur
Hebrew bāḥūr youth
First Known Use: 1902
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