Adar

Pronounced: uh-DAHR, Origin: Hebrew, Jewish month usually coinciding with February-March.

Discover More

Similar Jewish Words You Don’t Want to Mix Up

From kibbitz/kibbutz to mitzvah/mikveh, we round up some easily confused Hebrew and Yiddish terms.

Rosh Hashanah 101

The Jewish New Year is a time of rejoicing and serious introspection.

A Guide to Jewish Acronyms and Abbreviations

Common Hebrew (and Aramaic) shorthand translated and explained.