Re: Gravestone translation for Chaia Sarah Jablow #translation


davidmdubin@...
 

H(ere) L(ies)
our dear mother
Chaya Sarah daughter of the rabbi “Reb” Moshe
died
15 Elul (5)680
May her soul be bound in the bonds of (everlasting) life 

Reb is an honorific like “mister” but he was a rabbi
the last line is a very common boilerplate abbreviation on tombstones. 

--
David Dubin
Teaneck, NJ

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