ketubah

noun
ke·tu·bah
variants: or kethubah \ˌkeˌt(h)üˈvä, kəˈsüvə \
plural ketuboth or ketubot\-ˌt(h)üˈvōt(h), -ˈsüˌv-, -ōs \ or ketubahs or kethuboth or kethubot or kethubahs

Definition of ketubah 

: 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

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History and Etymology for ketubah

Hebrew kĕthūbhāh document

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