HaKadosh Baruch Hu
Hakodesh baruch hu, Hakodosh boruch hu
- God, lit. "The Holy One, Blessed Be He"
- "After HaKadosh Baruch Hu brought the Jews out of Egypt, they wandered for forty years."
Languages of Origin
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Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
one of a number of Hebrew euphemisms for the name of God. Common acronym: HKBK
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