in Israel, a type of settlement consisting of individual leaseholds farmed cooperatively
Origin of moshavModern Hebrew m?sh?bh from Heb, a dwelling
An Israeli cooperative settlement consisting of small separate farms.
Origin of moshavModern Hebrew môšāb from Hebrew dwelling from yāšab to sit, dwell w&tlowmac;b
(plural moshavs or moshavim)
Hebrew ×ž×•Ö¹×©Ö¸××‘"Ž (moshÃ¡v, “village", literally “settlement").