berith milah

noun
berith mi·​lah | \ -mē-ˈlä How to pronounce berith milah (audio) , -ˈmē(ˌ)lä \

Definition of berith milah

Jewish religion
: the covenant of circumcision

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History and Etymology for berith milah

Hebrew bĕrīth mīlāh

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“Berith milah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/berith%20milah. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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