bar mitzvah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v bar mitzvah confirm in the bar mitzvah ceremony, of boys in the Jewish faith
    • n bar mitzvah (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 13th birthday of a Jewish boy and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility "a bar mitzvah is an important social event"
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Usage

In literature:

Now I'm called to go to a Bar Mitzvah, but will write you again very soon.
"Pictures of Jewish Home-Life Fifty Years Ago" by Hannah Trager
Being clever, before he was 13 years old, when he became "Bar Mitzvah," he had gained a thorough Talmudical education.
"Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ" by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
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In news:

Rick Ross Releases 'The Black Bar Mitzvah ': Listen.
Fans were confused enough when news broke that Rick Ross was planning to release a new mixtape titled The Black Bar Mitzvah .
Rick Ross "The Black Bar Mitzvah ".
Rick Ross's The Black Bar Mitzvah Tracklist It Out.
Bar mitzvah Friends, family and hockey teammates gathered last weekend at Temple Adath B'Nai Israel to share in the celebration of Jordan Bakke's bar mitzvah .
Surviving Your Bar/Bat Mitzvah : The Ultimate Insider's Guide.
In this humorous and informative primer on becoming bar or bat mitzvahed, Axelrod helps kids and their parents navigate this meaningful but often stressful time with useful tips and back-to-basics knowledge.
Nats send Bar Mitzvah greetings.
Age is no bar to bar mitzvah .
Scream' star has bar mitzvah in Israel.
Actor David Arquette (left) celebrates his bar mitzvah at the Western Wall, more.
Courteney Cox's ex David Arquette had a Bar Mitzvah at the age of 41 today… only 28 years later than usual.
Mazel Tov to Muhammad Ali's Grandson on His Bar Mitzvah .
In his video for the song "HYFR," Drake re-creates his bar mitzvah -- sort of.
Drake's profanity-laced 're-bar mitzvah ' video filmed in Miami shul stirs controversy.
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