Meaning of mohel*

mo•hel

Pronunciation: (Seph.mô-hel' Ashk. mō'hāl, mō'&schwal, moi'- Eng. mō'hāl), [key]
— pl. mo•hal•im mo•hels.
  1. the person who performs the circumcision in the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child on the eighth day after his birth.
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