bas mitzvah


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bas mitz·vah

or bas miz·vah  (bäs mĭts′və)
n. & v.
Variants of bat mitzvah.

Bas Mitzvah

(bɑːsˈmɪtsvə) or

Basmitzvah

n
(Judaism) (sometimes not capitals) a variant form of Bat Mitzvah

bas mitz•vah

(bɑs ˈmɪts və)
n.
(often caps.) bat mitzvah.
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Noun1.bas mitzvah - (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibilitybas mitzvah - (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
induction, initiation, installation - a formal entry into an organization or position or office; "his initiation into the club"; "he was ordered to report for induction into the army"; "he gave a speech as part of his installation into the hall of fame"
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I wasn't feted and fussed over; however, the synagogue bulletin, which I've saved for 60 years, says, "The Oneg Shabbat, arranged by Sisterhood, which follows the service, will this week be in honor of the Bas Mitzvah.
Thank you to Reed Mangels, PhD, RD, who sent her articles in to us, even while finishing up her teaching semester and putting on a bas mitzvah for her daughter.
We were pretty much tapped out after the bas mitzvah,'' said Jackie Josh.