variants or kethubah
plural ketuboth or ketubot
or ketubahs or kethuboth or kethubot or kethubahs
: a formal Jewish marriage contract that provides for a money settlement payable to the wife in the event of divorce or at the husband's death

Word History


Hebrew kĕthūbhāh document

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“Ketubah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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