or Rosh Hashana, Rosh Hashonoh, Rosh Hashono
[rohsh hah-shaw-nuh, -shah-, huh-, rawsh; Ashkenazic Hebrew rohsh hah-shaw-nuh; Sephardic Hebrew rawsh hah-shah-nah] /ˈroʊʃ hɑˈʃɔ nə, -ˈʃɑ-, hə-, ˈrɔʃ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈroʊʃ hɑˈʃɔ nə; Sephardic Hebrew ˈrɔʃ hɑ ʃɑˈnɑ/
a Jewish high holy day that marks the beginning of the Jewish New Year, celebrated on the first and second days of Tishri by Orthodox and Conservative Jews and only on the first day by Reform Jews.
/ˈrɒʃ həˈʃɑːnə; Hebrew ˈrɔʃ haʃaˈna/
the festival marking the Jewish New Year, celebrated on the first and second days of Tishri, and marked by penitential prayers and by the blowing of the shofar
Rosh Hashanah [(rosh-huh-shah-nuh; rosh-huh-shoh-nuh)]
The festival of the New Year in Judaism, falling in September or October. Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and the eight days in between are special days of penitence.
noun, Judaism. 1. the beginning of a new month in the Jewish calendar, celebrated in a specified manner during the morning service in the synagogue.
noun 1. the religious leader of a group of Zen Buddhists.
noun 1. (in the 17th and 18th centuries) a person who belonged to a secret society laying claim to various forms of occult knowledge and power and professing esoteric principles of religion. 2. a member of any of several later or modern bodies or societies professing principles derived from or attributed to the earlier Rosicrucians, […]
[roh-zi-kroo-shuh-niz-uh m, roz-i-] /ˌroʊ zɪˈkru ʃəˌnɪz əm, ˌrɒz ɪ-/ noun 1. the practices or principles of Rosicrucians.