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parveh

Definition:

containing no meat or milk (or their derivatives) and thus eatable with both meat and dairy dishes according to the dietary laws of Judaism

Class:

adjective (modifies a noun)

Usage:

Yiddish

Comparative:

more parveh

Superlative:

most parveh

Similar to:

edible

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

parev [Yiddish] | pareve [Yiddish] | parve [Yiddish]

Etymology:

Yiddish פּאַרעוו (parev), פּאַרעווע (pareve)
(Source: Wiktionary)  [more]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Pareve

a classification of food in kashrut for edible substances that contain neither dairy nor meat ingredients. Food in this category includes all items that grow from the ground, fish, eggs, and non-biological edible items. Some Ethiopian and Persian Jews ... (39 of 1221 words, 1 image)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Pareve

Collins Dictionary:

pareve | parev | parve

Same as "parev" | [Judaism] containing neither meat nor milk products and so fit for use with either meat or milk dishes "kashruth" (22 of 195 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/pareve

Britannica Encyclopedia:

pareve [Judaism] | Parve, or Parveh

in the observance of Jewish dietary laws, those foods that may be eaten indiscriminately, with either meat dishes or dairy products--two general ... (23 of 86 words)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/443526​/pareve

Oxford Dictionary:

pareve [Judaism] | parev

designating or relating to a foodstuff made without milk, meat, or their derivatives, and therefore permissible to be eaten with both meat and dairy ... (24 of 56 words, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/pareve

pareve | parve

Syllabification: (pa·re·ve) | [Judaism] | prepared without meat, milk, or their derivatives and therefore permissible to be eaten with both meat and ... (20 of 47 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/pareve

Random House Dictionary:

pareve [Judaism] | parve [Judaism, abbreviation]

having no meat or milk in any form as an ingredient and being permissible for use with both meat and dairy meals as stated in the dietary laws. (28 of 43 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/pareve

American Heritage Dictionary:

pareve [Judaism] | parve

Prepared without meat, milk, or their derivatives and therefore permissible to be eaten with both meat and dairy dishes according to dietary laws (23 of 30 words, 1 usage example)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pareve

Merriam-Webster:

pareve | parve

made without milk, meat, or their derivatives (7 of 30 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/pareve

New World Dictionary:

pareve | parve

without either meat or milk products, hence permissible to be eaten with either meat or dairy dishes, in accordance with the laws of kashrut (24 of 28 words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pareve

Wiktionary:

pareve [Judaism, food]

That has no meat or milk in any form as an ingredient. (12 of 16 words, 1 usage example)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/pareve

Macmillan British Dictionary:

edible

food that is edible is safe or good enough to eat (11 of 46 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/edible

Cambridge Dictionary:

edible

suitable or safe for eating (5 of 21 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/edible

Encarta Dictionary:

pareve | parveh | parve

describes a food that, under Jewish law, is neither a dairy nor a meat product and can therefore be eaten with either as part of the same meal. ... (28 of 57 words, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861723812​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Wiktionary:

pareve [Judaism, food]

Origin: Yiddish פּאַרעוו (parev), פּאַרעווע (pareve)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/pareve

Oxford Dictionary:

pareve [Judaism] | parev

First use: 1930s

Origin: Yiddish parev "neutral"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/pareve

pareve | parve

Origin: Yiddish

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/pareve

Merriam-Webster:

pareve | parve

First use: 1939

Origin: Yiddish parev

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/pareve

American Heritage Dictionary:

pareve [Judaism]

Origin: Yiddish páreve.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pareve

New World Dictionary:

pareve

Origin: Yiddish parev

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pareve

Encarta Dictionary:

pareve

First use: Late 19th century

Origin: Yiddish yidish (daytsh) "Jewish (German)" from Middle High German jüdisch diutsch from jüde "Jewish person" from Latin Judaeus

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861723812​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

the Free Dictionary:

pareve

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "pareve"

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parve

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Google Dictionary:

pareve

Audio: English pronunciation of "pareve"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

pareve

Audio: North American pronunciation of "pareve"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=pareve​01 word=pareve

parve

Audio: North American pronunciation of "parve"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=parve​001 word=parve

YourDictionary Audio:

pareve

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "pareve"

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parve

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "parve" by speech synthesizer

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Collins Dictionary:

parev [Judaism] | pareve | parve

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "parev"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "parev"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/parev

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