I love to break the fast with herring and with the very American bagel, lox, and cream cheese.
But as soon as lox finished, the maidens all set upon the stranger, and beat him till he ran away into the woods.
Those flashlight batteries are cheaper than lox, this is the thing of the future!
So long did lox take to untie the knotted hair-string that when he came down it was quite dark.
Scarcely had they reached the opposite bank when lox appeared on the scene, very angry and out of breath.
The younger sat down and began to weep, thinking that lox would certainly overtake them.
From x-, prefix denoting feminine gender; kan, yellow; lox, to strike with the closed fist.
On the path in front of him lox spied a couple of maidens, and they were trying to reach the fruit that grew on a wild plum-tree.
He pounced down, and caught hold of lox by the hair and carried him a mile up into the sky, and then let go.
1934, American English, from Yiddish laks, from Middle High German lahs "salmon," from Proto-Germanic *lakhs-, from the common IE root for the fish, *laks- (cf. Lithuanian laszisza, Russian losos, Polish łosoś "salmon").