brith


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brith

(brit)
n
(Judaism) a variant of bris

brith

(brɪs, brɪt)

also bris



n.
the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child as a sign of his becoming a Jew.
[< Hebrew bərīth literally, covenant]
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Noun1.brith - the Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his lifeBrith - the Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his life
circumcision - the act of circumcising performed on males eight days after birth as a Jewish and Muslim religious rite
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So far from plotting against you, show me the man who has heard me brith one treacherous word behind your back; you will find it deeficult, friend Rattray; what do you say, captain?
Mrs Roberts now makes bags of treacle toffee and bara brith loaves for retailers across North Wales such as delicatessens, convenience stores and farm shops
Welshcake and Bara Brith are the two other varieties which have been created to mark the occasion.
Pleasant Country Club, B'nai Brith and the Jewish War Veterans.
GRAVESIDE FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT 12:00 NOON, TODAY, MONDAY JULY 22ND, IN B'NAI BRITH CEMETERY ON ST.
The use of modern machinery at T Brith, near Welshpool, is kept to a minimum to allow a range of important wildlife habitats to develop.
He was a member of Temple Sinai, Yeshiva Achei Timimim, Worcester Lodge of B'Nai Brith, Jewish Healthcare Center and many professional and business associations.
Mae 'na nifer o enwau Cymraeg del iawn ar hon, gan gynnwys brith y fuches, brith y coed, sigldin y gwys, tinsigl brith, brith yr oged, brith yr had a llwyd y baw.
The Crumlin-based venture has redesigned the packaging for its Welsh cakes, Tiger Bay loaf and bara brith.
He was a member of Temple Emanuel, B'Nai Brith, Knights of Pythias and was a member of Montacute Lodge of Masons.
The taste of that bara brith lingered on my tongue for nigh on 50 years.
Bara Brith and Welsh Butter PuddingServes six 6 slices of Bara Brith 25g Welsh butter; 3 Welsh eggs 300ml Welsh milk or Welsh cream 25g sugar grated zest of one orange; nutmeg Method LIGHTLY butter a 18 x 23cm baking dish and preheat the oven to gas mark 4, 350F, 180C.