noun, plural me·zu·zoth, me·zu·zot, me·zu·zos [Sephardic Hebrew muh-zoo-zawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew muh-zoo -zohs] /Sephardic Hebrew mə zuˈzɔt; Ashkenazic Hebrew məˈzʊ zoʊs/; English me·zu·zahs. Judaism.
Origin of mezuzah
Examples from the Web for mezuzah
There they paused to kiss the divine name on the Mezuzah of the door-post.The Imported Bridegroom|Abraham Cahan
It was strange to me to live in a place in which every door-post bore a Mezuzah.Ghetto Tragedies|Israel Zangwill
In his perturbation he even forgets to kiss the mezuzah on the doorpost.The Promised Land|Mary Antin
British Dictionary definitions for mezuzah
noun plural -zuzahs or -zuzoth (Hebrew -zuˈzɔt) Judaism
Word Origin for mezuzah
Word Origin and History for mezuzah
1640s, from Hebrew, literally "doorpost."