or Berith, Brit, Bris
[Sephardic Hebrew breet; Ashkenazic Hebrew bris; English bris, brit]
- the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child eight days after his birth.
Compare Brith Milah.
Origin of Brith
bərīth literally, covenant
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Examples from the Web for brith
Historical Examples of brith
Whativer happen t' ye, ye're me Ang'la Ann thot I nursed from yer first brith.
- a variant of bris
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