noun, plural mitz·voth, mitz·vot, mitz·vos [Sephardic Hebrew meets-vawt, mits-; Ashkenazic Hebrew mits-vohs]; /Sephardic Hebrew mitsˈvɔt, mɪts-; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɪtsˈvoʊs/; English mitz·vahs [mits-vuhz]. /ˈmɪts vəz/. Hebrew.
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For her piéce de résistance, Minaj makes one awkward, over-excited bar mitzvah boy's dreams come true.Nicki Minaj’s ‘Anaconda’ Is Too Much Booty for One Man to Handle|Amy Zimmerman|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But my Bar Mitzvah rabbi survived the camps, camps he could have probably avoided because of his Aryan looks.A Jewish Ex-Con Recalls Keeping Kosher with the Faithful in Prison|Daniel Genis|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On her Bar Mitzvah year: “I had the busiest social calendar in New York”
More on her Bar Mitzvah year: “Having two dresses for Bar Mitzvah season is like pathetic.”
In August, Horowitz became an Internet sensation when his Bar Mitzvah performance went viral.YouTube Sensation Sam Horowitz Picks Eight Looks for Hanukkah|The Fashion Beast Team|November 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Being clever, before he was 13 years old, when he became "Bar Mitzvah," he had gained a thorough Talmudical education.Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ|Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
It was shortly after my confirmation,—I mean my—my Bar-Mitzvah.Simon Eichelkatz; The Patriarch|Ulrich Frank
The blessing that charity brings to the giver was a favorite idea of Akiba—a Mitzvah!A Thousand Years of Jewish History|Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris
And the essence of a "mitzvah" was that it was a thing which God willed to have done.Pharisaism, Its Aim And Its Method|R. Travers Herford
Now I'm called to go to a Bar Mitzvah, but will write you again very soon.Pictures of Jewish Home-Life Fifty Years Ago|Hannah Trager