aliyah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n aliyah (Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel "students making aliyah"
    • n aliyah (Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah "he was called on for an aliyah"
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Usage


In news:

Sanford Felisha Sanford of Zimmerman announces the birth of her daughter, Aliyah Rose, Thursday, Nov 8, 2012, at Fairview Northland Medical Center.
Rachel Denny Clow/Caller-Times Sylvia Leyva and her granddaughter, Aliyah Leyva, 3, attend the 12th annual Grandparents Day and Celebration at Kostoryz Elementary School on Friday.
A picture of Aliyah Leander of Coventry is displayed on the jumbo screen in New York's Times Square as part of the National Down Syndrome Society's Buddy Walk.
From the Lower East Side to the Middle East: Telling the Story of Aliyah on Facebook.
Film Movement Picks Up Elie Wajeman's ' Aliyah '.
Film Movement has acquired North Amrican rights to Elie Wajeman's Aliyah , which screened in the Directors' Fortnight at the recent Cannes Film Festival.
VA BEACH-Nov 20, 2012: Aliyah Ife Washington, 38, is charged with Felony Child Abuse.
I think it is because Israelis are far more idealistic about their religious values - especially those who make Aliyah.
Can there be any doubt that there is something classically Zionist about this dramatically increased aliyah: that it is motivated by the growing discomfort of Jews in France, and as a response to the foreign policy of the French government.
"I grew up in a Zionist home, the whole family wanted to make aliyah not because life wasn't good but because of Zionism " said Steiner-Freud.
Miracle and Wonder characters Aliyah, Sarah and Ziv during one of the play's scenes.
(Aliyah Good/Haven High School) Austin Fritzemeier straight-arms a Eureka defender during a win over the Tornadoes on August 31.
Aliyah Leander has Down syndrome.
Xavier Alexander Laird and Maya Aliyah Laird are the twins of Harold Laird Jr and Halemah Laird of Mountain House, Calif.
He warns that such discrimination will boomerang against the establishment and give Yisrael Ba'Aliyah a tremendous protest vote.
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