Brith

or Berith, Brit, Bris

[ Sephardic Hebrew breet; Ashkenazic Hebrew bris; English bris, brit ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew brit; Ashkenazic Hebrew brɪs; English brɪs, brɪt /

noun Hebrew.

the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child eight days after his birth.

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Origin of Brith

bərīth literally, covenant
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British Dictionary definitions for Brith

brith
/ (brit) /

noun

a variant of bris
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