Brit Milah

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noun Brit Mi·lah \ˈbrit-mē-ˈlä, -ˈmē-(ˌ)lä\
variants: or less commonly

Brith Milah

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Definition of Brit Milah

  1. :  bris

Origin and Etymology of brit milah

Hebrew bĕrīth mīlāh, literally, covenant of circumcision


First Known Use: 1889


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