כרטיס ביקור
 
Today at AACI, the executive director’s teenage son (who may be one of the counselors on our summer program for preteen new immigrants) handed me the most innovative business card I’ve seen in a while, perhaps ever:
 

 

כרטיס ביקור
I scribbled over the phone number so that he doesn’t get swamped.
The Hebrew term for business card is כַּרְטִיס בִּקּוּר (kahr-TEES bee-KOOR). It means, literally, card of visit (like the French carte de visite).


The plural is כַּרְטִיסֵי ביקור (kahr-tee-SAY bee-KOOR) – cards of visit.