mamzer

noun mam·zer
variants: or less commonly momser or momzer \ˈmämzə(r)\

Definition of mamzer

plural -s
1 :a child of a union not sanctioned by biblical law as interpreted by the rabbis
2
[Yiddish mamzer, from Hebrew mamzēr]
:a child born out of wedlock

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Origin and Etymology of mamzer

Late Latin mamzer, from Hebrew mamzēr


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