YWHA
noun Etymology: Young Women's Hebrew Association Date: 1918 an organization that promotes the religious, intellectual, social, and physical welfare of Jewish young women

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • YWHA — (Young Women s Hebrew Association) organization of Jewish women …   English contemporary dictionary

  • YWHA — abbrev. Young Women s Hebrew Association …   English World dictionary

  • YWHA — Young Women s Hebrew Association. Also, Y.W.H.A. * * * Y.W.H.A. or YWHA (no periods), Young Women s Hebrew Association (an organization of Jewish young women). * * * abbr. Young Women s Hebrew Association …   Useful english dictionary

  • YWHA — Young Women s Hebrew Association. Also, Y.W.H.A. * * * …   Universalium

  • YWHA — Young Women s Hebrew Association (Community) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • YWHA — abbr. Young Women s Hebrew Association …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

  • YWHA — abbr. Young Women s Hebrew Association …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • YWHA — or Y.W.H.A. tao Young Women s Hebrew Association …   From formal English to slang

  • Jewish Community Center — A Jewish Community Center (JCC) is a general recreational, social and fraternal organization serving the Jewish community in a number of cities.While JCCs promote Jewish culture and heritage through holiday celebrations, Israel related… …   Wikipedia

  • ЕВРЕЙСКИЕ МОЛОДЕЖНЫЕ АССОЦИАЦИИ — Еврейская ассоциация молодых людей (Young Men s Hebrew Assotiation, YMHA), Еврейская молодежная женская ассоциация (Young Women s Hebrew Association, YWHA), первоначальное название организаций, ставших впоследствии Еврейскими общинными центрами… …   Энциклопедия Кольера

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