Definition of kasher

 (Entry 1 of 2)

variant of kosher:1

ka·​sher | \ käˈshe(ə)r, -eə \
variants: or kosher \ ˈkōshə(r) \

Definition of kasher (Entry 2 of 2)

: to make (meat or utensils) kosher for use according to Jewish law

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History and Etymology for kasher

Transitive verb

kasher from Hebrew kāshēr to make kosher; kosher from Yiddish, noun, kosher, from Hebrew kāshēr kosher, fit, proper

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“Kasher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kasher. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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