hamotzi

noun

ha·​mo·​tzi
häˈmōtsē
plural -s
: the recital of the Hebrew benediction over bread before meals

Word History

Etymology

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 22 Jul. 2024.

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