24th of Tamuz, 5774
Parashat Masei


Hebrew Vocabulary Words :: Kashrut

Asur
Prohibited

 
Asur
Asur


Mutar
Permitted

 
Mutar
Mutar


Shehitah
Ritual slaughter

 
Shehitah
Shehitah


Shochet
The one who performs Shehitah

 
Shochet
Shochet


Trief
Unfit (not kosher)

 
Trief
Trief


Chalaf
Sharp knife used by the Shochet

 
Chalaf
Chalaf


Chalav Yisrael
‘Israelite Milk’ – milk that has carefully been watched by a Jew from milking to bottling

 
Chalav Yisrael
Chalav Yisrael


Kasher
‘Fit’ and proper to eat

 


Kashrut
The system of Jewish dietary laws.

 


Pareve
‘Neutral’ (things not meat or milk)