What does KOSHER mean?

Definitions for KOSHERˈkoʊ ʃər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kosher(adj)

    food that fulfills the requirements of Jewish dietary law

  2. kosher, cosher(adj)

    conforming to dietary laws

    "kosher meat"; "a kosher kitchen"

  3. kosher(adj)

    proper or legitimate


  1. Kosher(n.)

    the practise of adherence to the Jewish ritual law; used mostly in the phrase keep kosher, v. i..


  1. kosher(Verb)

    to make kosher.

  2. kosher(Adjective)

    Prepared in accordance with Jewish religious practices.

    Well, if I had known it was a kosher deli, I certainly would not have ordered a ham and cheese on rye.

  3. kosher(Adjective)

    In accordance with standards or usual practice.

    Is what I have done kosher with Mr. Smith?

  4. Origin: כשר (kasher), meaning kosher.


  1. Kosher

    Kosher is an American punk rock band formed in 1995 in Warrensburg, Missouri. They have released 2 full-length studio albums. The current band members are Remi Remlinger on bass guitar and vocals, Trent White and Josh Jordan on guitars and vocals, and Rob Garrow on drums. Their second full-length album "Self Control" was released on BYO Records.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Kosher

    kō′shėr, adj. pure, clean, according to the Jewish ordinances—as of meat killed and prepared by Jews. [Heb., from yāshar, to be right.]

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    Song lyrics by kosher -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by kosher on the Lyrics.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of KOSHER in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of KOSHER in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ian Roffman:

    It's just hard to know whether the conversations here were kosher or not without knowing more about the content.

  2. Interior Security Minister Gilad Erdan:

    What the security cabinet told the security services yesterday was that any method is kosher, an interrogation method like tiltul, or anything that is done when it comes to Palestinian terrorists - the same thing should be done when it comes to a Jewish terrorist.

  3. Avi Mayer:

    While high-profile attacks such as those at the Jewish school in Toulouse in 2012, the Jewish museum in Brussels in 2014, and the kosher supermarket in Paris and the synagogue in Copenhagen last year have certainly been the most vivid instances of violence targeting French and European Jews, the French Jewish community has been living with a deep sense of insecurity for quite some time.

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