Chanukah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chanukah (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC
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Usage

In literature:

Where is the spirit of the Maccabaeans whom we hymn on this feast of Chanukah?
"Dreamers of the Ghetto" by I. Zangwill
At Purim and Chanukah, then they shout, yes!
"Stories and Pictures" by Isaac Loeb Peretz
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In news:

Visit our schedule for information on our Chanukah, Christmas and New Year's specials.
'Twas the second night of Chanukah, and all through the house, the lingering sent of frying oil wafted about.
Congregation Kol Chadash is hosting their 2nd annual "Shulhouse Rock Rocks Chanukah".
Chanukah festival in Courthouse Square.
The public is invited to an outdoor Chanukah Festival from 5:15 to 6:45 pm Monday, Dec 10, at Courthouse Square in Redwood City.
My favorite Christmas and also Chanukah celebrations growing up have been all about singing.
Dickens Festival & Chanukah on Ice.
Once again, Chanukah is falling close to Turkey Day.
Or why we light a menorah for Chanukah.
The Jewish Federation of Cleveland hopes to encourage philanthropy from an early age by sponsoring an 8th Night of Chanukah event in which children will have the opportunity to give, rather than receive.
Downtown Riverside will be the site of the Chabad Jewish Community Center's Chanukah Festival on Monday, Dec 10, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Festival of Lights.
Locals gather for festive Chanukah observance.
The Advocate 's man on the New York theater scene unwraps 10 festive shows worth warming up to this Christmas and Chanukah.
"People have a misconception of the tradition to fry on Chanukah," Yosef Silver, the author of the popular blog This American Bite, told JTA.
Sing Out for Chanukah and Deck the Halls.
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