בחור

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From בחר (chose, select), hence literally "chosen" or "selected".

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בחור \ בָּחוּר (bakhúrm (plural indefinite form בחורים \ בַּחוּרִים; feminine counterpart בַּחוּרָה)

  1. (Modern Israeli) guy, boy
  2. (Modern Israeli) youth (countable), young man
  3. (Jewish religious law) a young man over 13 who is capable of performing mitzvoth but has never married

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew בחור.

Noun[edit]

בחור (bokherm, plural בחורים (bokherim)

  1. young man, youngster; bachelor

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