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What institutional gathering's name means "gathering" in Hebrew?




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Answer: the kibbutz

The word kibbutz - which denotes an Israeli collective settlement - derives from the Hebrew qibbus, gathering.

kibbutz "Israeli collective settlement," 1931, from mod. Heb. qibbus "gathering," from Heb. "a gathering together," from root of qibbes "he gathered together." Plural is kibbutzim.


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