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Headstone 191

 

 

 

 

 

Here lies
A Butcher
R. Noach
The Son of Joseph
From the City of Kobrin
Who departed the 24th of Sivan
In the near 5680 (1920)
May his soul be bound in the bonds of life
 


The phrase “adam basar” is a euphemism for butcher.

Transcription and Translation Copyright 2005 Rabbi Edward S. Boraz, Dartmouth College Hillel.