hamotzi

noun
ha·​mo·​tzi | \ häˈmōtsē \
plural -s

Definition of hamotzi

: the recital of the Hebrew benediction over bread before meals

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History and Etymology for hamotzi

Hebrew hammōṣī, literally, the one who brings forth; from the concluding words of the benediction

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“Hamotzi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hamotzi. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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