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daven

or do·ven

[ dah-vuhn ]
/ ˈdɑ vən /
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verb (used with or without object) Yiddish.
to pray.
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British Dictionary definitions for daven

daven
/ (ˈdɑvən) /

verb (intr) Judaism
to pray
to lead prayers

Word Origin for daven

from Yiddish
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