hechsher


hechsher
hech·sher

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  • Hechsher — A hechsher (IPA: IPA|/hɛxʃəʁ/, הכשר Hebrew: kosher approval , plural: hechsherim ) is the special certification marking found on the packages of products (usually foods) that have been certified as kosher (meaning fit for consumption). In Halakha …   Wikipedia

  • hechsher — Seph. /hekh sherdd /; Ashk. /hekh sheuhrdd/; Eng. /hek sheuhr/, n., pl. hechsherim Seph. /hekh she rddeem /; Ashk. /hekh shay rddim/, Eng. hechshers. Hebrew. rabbinical approval of meats and other foods that comply with the ritual requirements of …   Universalium

  • hechsher — noun A marking that certifies that a product is kosher …   Wiktionary

  • hechsher — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Hekhsher Tzedek — Hekhsher Tzedek, Heckscher Tzedek, or Justice Certification is a proposed complementary certification for food produced in a way that meets comprehensive Halakha standards for workers and animals. [… …   Wikipedia

  • Magen Tzedek — Magen Tzedek, original known as Hekhsher Tzedek, (Hebrew: הכשר צדק‎ English translation Shield of Justice or Justice Certification, with variant English spellings) is a proposed complementary certification for food produced in a way that meets… …   Wikipedia

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  • Kosher wine — A bottle of Palwin Kosher wine (Hebrew: יין כשר, yayin kashér) is grape wine produced according to Judaism s religious law, specifically, Jewish dietary laws (kashrut). To be considered kosher, Sabbath observant Jews must be involved in the… …   Wikipedia


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