moshav
noun (plural moshavim) Etymology: Modern Hebrew mōshābh, from Hebrew, dwelling Date: 1928 a cooperative settlement of small individual farms in Israel — compare kibbutz

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Moshav — Zekharia Moshav (מוֹשָׁב, plural מוֹשָׁבים moshavim, lit. settlement, village) is a type of Israeli town or settlement, in particular a type of cooperative agricultural community of individual farms pioneered by the Labour Zionists during the… …   Wikipedia

  • Moshav — (Moshav Ovdim)    A cooperative agricultural settlement. It is a village composed of a number of families; the average is about 60, each of which maintains its own household, farms its own land, and earns its own income from what it produces. The …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Moshav —   [mo ʃaːf; hebräisch môsǎv, eigentlich »Sitz«] der, s/... vim, Moschaw, landwirtschaftliche Gruppensiedlung in Israel, gekennzeichnet durch vier Prinzipien: Alle Mitglieder sind zur Eigenarbeit und zur gegenseitigen Hilfeleistung verpflichtet,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Moshav — (hebreo: מושב Translit.: moshav. Plural: moshavim. Traducción: «asentamiento, población») es un tipo de comunidad rural israelí de carácter cooperativo, similar al kibutz, formado por granjas agrícolas individuales y promovida por el sionismo… …   Wikipedia Español

  • moshav — MOSHÁV s. n. gospodărie cooperativă agricolă în Israel. (< fr. moshav) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • moshav — [mō shäv′] n. pl. moshavim [mō΄shä vēm′] [ModHeb mōshābh < Heb, a dwelling] in Israel, a type of settlement consisting of individual leaseholds farmed cooperatively: cf. KIBBUTZ …   English World dictionary

  • Moshav — Un moshav ou mochav (en hébreu : מושב ; au pluriel, moshavim signifiant : installation, village, ou encore demeure, habitation, séjour) est un type de communautés agricoles coopératives israéliennes associant plusieurs fermes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • moshav — /moh shahv /, n., pl. moshavim /moh shah veem /. a cooperative community in Israel made up of small farm units. Cf. kibbutz. [1930 35; < Mod Heb moshav, Heb moshabh dwelling] * * * (Hebrew: settlement ) Israeli cooperative community that combines …   Universalium

  • moshav — (hebreo: asentamiento). Comunidad cooperativa israelí que combina el trabajo privado de la tierra con la comercialización colectiva, y donde a veces existe también industria liviana. La tierra de un moshav pertenece al estado o al Fondo Nacional… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • moshav — noun An Israeli town or settlement, in particular a type of cooperative agricultural community of individual farms pioneered by the s during the second aliyah. See Also: moshavnik …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”