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Dictionary of Hebrew Words

  • Chofetz Chaim- One who desires life/Also the name of the Rabbi who wrote the book about the laws of Forbidden Speech
  • Chesed- Doing a Good Deed for anyone without a fee or a motive
  • Loshon Hora- Forbidden Speech
  • Bli-Neder- Without a Vow – (I am going to try my best, But I am not swearing to it)
  • Tizko L’Mitzvos- May G’ Bless You
  • Shomrot- Referred to females who are guarding their mouth and tongue from speaking forbidden 
    speech
  • Shomrim- Referred to males who are guarding their mouth and tongue from speaking forbidden speech
  • Shomray Lashon Hora- One who refrains from speaking Lashon Hora
  • Mishmar- the time you choose to Guard your mouth and tongue from speaking forbidden speech
  • Kabbolo- Accepting
  • K’nas- A Small fine(Such as .25c)
  • Tzedaka- Charity
  • Tefila Al Hadibur V’Hashmia- A prayer to help refrain from speaking & hearing forbidden speech
  • A Perek InTehillim- A Prayer from the Book of Song (1 Chapter)
  • Z’chus- In Honor
  • Halach/Halachos- Law-Laws
  • Shiur- Bible Class
  • Chavrusa- A close friend to learn the Bible with
  • Neshemo- Soul
  • Bais Hamikdosh- The Holy Temple
  • Hashlishe- The third
  • Moshiach Tzidkaynu- The Messiah
  • THE GEULA HAW’AMEETIS V’HASHLYMA BIMHEYRA V’YOMENU! AMEYN KAYN YHEE RATZON! – The True Redemption In our time A’men.