bas mitzvah

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noun, often capitalized B&M bas mitz·vah \bäs-\

less common variant of

  1. 1 :  a Jewish girl who at 12 or more years of age assumes religious responsibilities

  2. 2 :  the initiatory ceremony recognizing a girl as a bat mitzvah


BAS MITZVAH Defined for Kids

bas mitzvah

bas mitz·vah

Definition of bas mitzvah for Students

  1. variant of bat mitzvah


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