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Bat Chayil

noun (sometimes not capitals) Judaism
  1. (in some congregations) a ceremony of confirmation for a girl of at least Bat Mitzvah age
  2. the girl herself
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Also called: Bat Hayil

Word Origin for Bat Chayil

from Hebrew, literally: daughter of valour
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