[Sephardic Hebrew khawl hah-maw-ed; Ashkenazic Hebrew khohl-hah-moh-eyd, -moid] /Sephardic Hebrew ˈxɔl hɑ mɔˈɛd; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈxoʊl hɑˈmoʊ eɪd, -ˈmɔɪd/
the period between the first and last two days of Passover or Sukkoth, consisting of four days during Passover and five days during Sukkoth and having less than full festival status.
[hoh-lee] /ˈhoʊ li/ noun 1. the Hindu spring festival. /ˈhɒˌliː/ noun 1. a Hindu spring festival, celebrated for two to five days, commemorating Krishna’s dalliance with the cowgirls. Bonfires are lit and coloured powder and water thrown over celebrants
[hol-uh-buh t] /ˈhɒl ə bət/ noun, plural (especially collectively) holibut (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) holibuts. 1. .
[hoh-lee-a-tree, hoh-lahy-uh-] /ˈhoʊ liˌæ tri, hoʊˈlaɪ ə-/ noun 1. (def 2).
[hol-i-dey] /ˈhɒl ɪˌdeɪ/ noun 1. a day fixed by law or custom on which ordinary business is suspended in commemoration of some event or in honor of some person. 2. any day of exemption from work (distinguished from ). 3. a time or period of exemption from any requirement, duty, assessment, etc.: New businesses may […]