vaad

noun
va·​ad | \ ˈväˌäd \
plural vaadim\ ˌväˌäˈdēm , ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of vaad

: an authorized Jewish representative body that serves in an advisory or supervisory capacity for activities (as the production and sale of kosher food products) of the Jewish community

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History and Etymology for vaad

Late Hebrew waʽad

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“Vaad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vaad. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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