Meaning of face bread in English:

face bread

noun

  • Shewbread.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Andrew Willet (d. 1621), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. After Hebrew leḥem pānīm (Exodus 25:30 and later; also (with prefixed definite article in the second element) leḥem happānīm), lit. ‘bread of the face’.