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Gogoim - גוֹגוֹאִים

Updated: May 30

Pronunciation: Go·go·'im

Literal translation: Apricot seeds



It's apricot season in Israel and you know what that means! Gogo'im!


Gogo'im or אַגּ'וֹאִים if you're from Jerusalem are apricot seeds. During the apricot season in Israel, all the school children save their apricot seeds so they can play Gogo'im.


Basically, it's a game where you throw your apricot seed at boxes that have holes cut into them, the smaller the hole the more apricot seeds you win.

Learn more Hebrew words here.