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.
noun 1. Midland U.S. a small wood or thicket. 2. Scot. the stalks and leaves of potatoes, turnips, and other cultivated root plants. noun 1. Anna Howard, 1847–1919, U.S. physician, reformer, and suffragist, born in England. 2. Artie (Arthur Arshawsky) 1910–2004, U.S. clarinetist and bandleader. 3. George Bernard, 1856–1950, Irish dramatist, critic, and novelist: Nobel […]
noun 1. a figurine placed in an ancient Egyptian tomb to serve as a slave for the soul or as a substitute for the soul in performing forced labor.
noun 1. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada.
[shuh-win-i-guh n-sood, -syd] /ʃəˈwɪn ɪ gənˈsud, -ˈsüd/ noun 1. a town in S Quebec, in E Canada, S of Shawinigan.