Rejoicing in the Law

Rejoicing in the Law
noun
(Judaism) a Jewish holy day celebrated on the 22nd or 23rd of Tishri to celebrate the completion of the annual cycle of readings of the Torah
Syn:
Topics: ↑Judaism
Hypernyms: ↑Jewish holy day

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or rejoicing of the law or rejoicing over the law
Usage: usually capitalized R&L
Etymology: translation of Hebrew simhāth tōrah

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