bar mitzvah

Definitions of bar mitzvah
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n (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”
Type of:
induction, initiation, installation
a formal entry into an organization or position or office

v confirm in the bar mitzvah ceremony, of boys in the Jewish faith

Type of:
covenant
enter into a covenant

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