variants or simcha
plural simhoth or simhot
or simhas
or simchoth or simchot
or simchas
: a happy occasion : a joyous celebration (such as a bar mitzvah)
the neighbors were guests at the family simhah

Word History


Hebrew śimḥāh rejoicing, mirth

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“Simhah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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