bat mitzvah

Definitions of bat mitzvah

n (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility

bas mitzvah, bath mitzvah
Type of:
induction, initiation, installation
a formal entry into an organization or position or office

v confirm in the bat mitzvah ceremony, of girls in the Jewish faith

Type of:
enter into a covenant

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