a festival, celebrated on the sixth and seventh days of Sivan by Orthodox and Conservative Jews outside Israel but only on the sixth day by Reform Jews and Jews in Israel, that commemorates God’s giving of the Ten Commandments to Moses.
a variant spelling of Shavuot
noun 1. a Japanese dish of thinly sliced meat and vegetables boiled quickly in broth and served with various dipping sauces.
noun, Hebrew. 1. Shaharith. noun 1. (Judaism) the morning service
noun, Hebrew. 1. Shaharith. noun, Hebrew. 1. the religious service celebrated by Jews every morning.
noun, Pinyin. 1. a city in W Xinjiang Uygur, in W China, in a large oasis of the Tarim Basin. noun 1. a town in W China, in the W Xinjiang: a centre of the caravan trade between China, India, and Transcaspian areas Also called Yarkand