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Meaning of "YWHA" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES YWHA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Jewish Community Center

A Jewish Community Center or Jewish Community Centre is a general recreational, social and fraternal organization serving the Jewish community in a number of cities. JCCs promote Jewish culture and heritage through holiday celebrations, Israel-related programming, and Jewish education; however they are open to everyone in the community. The JCC Association is the continental umbrella organization for the Jewish Community Center movement, which includes more than 350 JCCs, YM-YWHAs, and camp sites in the U.S. and Canada, in addition to 180 local JCCs in the Former Soviet Union, 70 in Latin America, 50 in Europe, and close to 500 smaller centres in Israel.

Definition of YWHA in the English dictionary

The definition of YWHA in the dictionary is Young Women's Hebrew Association.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YWHA

Yurev
Yurp
yurt
yutz
Yuzovka
yuzu
YV
Yvelines
YWCA

WORDS THAT END LIKE YWHA

AHHA
DHA
FAHA
FHA
MHA
OSHA
RHA
SHA
SSHA
SYHA
YHA
YMHA

Synonyms and antonyms of YWHA in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «YWHA» into 25 languages

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Find out the translation of YWHA to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of YWHA from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «YWHA» in English.

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YWHA
1,325 millions of speakers

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YWHA
570 millions of speakers

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YWHA
510 millions of speakers

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YWHA
380 millions of speakers
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YWHA
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

YWHA
278 millions of speakers

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YWHA
270 millions of speakers

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YWHA
260 millions of speakers

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220 millions of speakers

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YWHA
190 millions of speakers

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180 millions of speakers

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YWHA
130 millions of speakers

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YWHA
85 millions of speakers

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85 millions of speakers
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YWHA
80 millions of speakers

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YWHA
75 millions of speakers

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YWHA
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

YWHA
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

YWHA
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

YWHA
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

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40 millions of speakers

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30 millions of speakers
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YWHA
15 millions of speakers
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YWHA
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

YWHA
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

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5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of YWHA

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YWHA»

The term «YWHA» is normally little used and occupies the 115.427 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YWHA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about YWHA

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YWHA»

Discover the use of YWHA in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to YWHA and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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With God on their Side: Sport in the Service of Religion
61-93 for material on the founding of the New York City YWHA and programmes for women at YMHAs and YWHAs. 41 Young Women's Hebrew Association, Fifth Annual Report of the President, February 1908, YWHA Records, 92nd Street ...
Timothy Chandler, Tara Magdalinski, 2005
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Jews in the Gym: Judaism, Sports, and Athletics
36-10,” Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. Weekly 1: 26 (25 February 1927): 3; “'Y' Girls' Continue Pace, Defeating Community House,” Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. Weekly 1: 27 (4 March 1927): 3; “Girls Close Cage Year with Eight Wins, One Loss,” Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. Weekly 1: 26 ...
Leonard Jay Greenspoon, 2012
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Sports and the American Jew
92d St. YM- YWHA Archives. New York. "Y" Journal, The. Silver Jubilee, 1927- 1952. YMHA-YWHA. St. Louis. May 16: 10-11. PJAC. "YMHA Yearbook and 31st Annual Report of the Physical Division" (1905). 92d St. YM & YWHA Archives.
Steven A. Riess, 1998
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"A Sport at which Jews Excel": Jewish Basketball in American ...
In the 1900s, New York's Young Women's Hebrew Association (YWHA) became one of the most prominent Jewish institutions to exclusively serve women. Founded in 1902, the YWHA had female board members and officials who organized ...
Arieh Sclar, 2008
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Shul with a Pool: The "synagogue-center" in American Jewish ...
YWHA Auditorium as a Synagogue. Courtesy of the 92nd Street YM- YWHA Archives. YWHA conducted a "two weeks' whirlwind campaign to raise $200,000 for a new dormitory and headquarters for the YWHA." Intriguingly, the director of the ...
David Kaufman, 1999
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Ballade by Anna Sokolow
1952 A Short Lecture Demonstration on the Evolution of Ragtime as presented by Jelly Roll Morton, Jelly Roll Morton, YM-YWHA, NYC 1953 Lyric Suite, Alban Berg, Mexico City Stage movement for Tennessee Williams' Cameo Real ...
Ray Cook, Ann Hutchinson Guest, 1993
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Jewish Girls Coming of Age in America, 1860-1920
After a successful fundraising campaign in 1911, the YWHA moved into a new building on 111th Street that boasted a pool, synagogue, dining room, library, gym, classrooms, and residential accommodations for 150 working girls. Through  ...
Melissa R. Klapper, 2005
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Hope: A Memoir
organization of the Associated YM-YWHA's of Greater New York was a milestone in the Jewish Community Center movement and in my life as well. Dr. Maurice B. Hexter worked hard to persuade key Federation trustees to accept the ...
Bernard Warach, 2011
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Encyclopedia of Ethnicity and Sports in the United States
The Hartford, Connecticut, YWHA, founded in 1915, encouraged members to play basketball; in 1920 the Hartford YWHA boasted of their "two basketball teams and the girls have picked out the five best players and challenge any team in the ...
George B. Kirsch, Othello Harris, Claire Elaine Nolte, 2000
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Norfolk, Virginia: A Jewish History of the 20th Century
From a speech found amongst the B. A. Banks papers, it appears that the YWHA began as an auxiliary of the YMHA. The speech, circa 1915, illustrates well the oratory and feeling of the day as they pertained to women: ". . . The old heresy of  ...
Irwin M. Berent, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YWHA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term YWHA is used in the context of the following news items.
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CAN YOU DIG IT? A '70s LOVE STORY to Premiere at the Riverdale …
Performances will be held at the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Avenue (just off of Riverdale Avenue and West 256th Street), in Riverdale, ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
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Insanity Live fitness classes to begin at YM-YWHA of Union
The YM-YWHA of UNION will offer a series of three Insanity Live Fitness Classes for three consecutive Thursdays, from 7:30-8:15 p.m....July 16, 23, and 30. «NJ.com, Jul 15»
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Habs, YM-YWHA team up for benefit ball-hockey tournament
It was the YM-YWHA that came to the Canadiens a few years ago with the idea of running this event, which again on Sunday will be held in front of the Y at 5400 ... «Montreal Gazette, May 15»
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Flavian, the Mentalist will perform at YM-YWHA in Union, June 17
The YM-YWHA, 501 Green Lane in Union, is offering a luncheon and entertainment with Flavian, the Mentalist on Wednesday, June 17, at 11:30 a.m.. Flavian ... «NJ.com, May 15»
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YM-YWHA of Union County to host three trips to Atlantic City
The YM-YWHA of Union County announce the summer Atlantic City Trips to Resorts Hotel, on the Boardwalk. The three dates are June 10, July 15, Aug. 19. «NJ.com, May 15»
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YM-YWHA of Union County Senior Party on June 17 to feature …
Join the Senior Adults at the "Y" for the summer splash luncheon on Wednesday, June 17, at 11:30 a.m. For $7 ($5 for Y members),there is a full-course turkey ... «NJ.com, May 15»
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Starry A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Gala to Benefit Riverdale YM-YWHA
The one-night only event will feature an onstage 21-piece orchestra, and will be performed at the Riverdale YM-YWHA on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 7:30pm. «Broadway World, Mar 15»
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News and upcoming events at the YM-YWHA of Union
The YM-YWHA of Union is hosting a trip to Resorts in Atlantic City on March 11. The Y still has limited spaces for the March Atlantic City trip to Resorts Casino on ... «NJ.com, Feb 15»
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YM-YWHA of Union to host Antique Appraisal Show on Feb. 25
The YM-YWHA of Union, is offering once again our own Antique Appraisal show Wednesday, Feb 25 at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be offered. «NJ.com, Jan 15»
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Man charged with uttering threats at YM-YWHA
YM-YWHA. The Ben Weider YM-YWHA on Westbury Ave. and Côte Ste-Catherine Rd. Marie-France Coallier / Montreal Gazette. Share Adjust Comment Print ... «Montreal Gazette, Dec 14»

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