Pesach

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pesach (Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
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Usage

In literature:

Pesach became despondent and put the finishing touch to his ungodly career by becoming intoxicated with beer on the Passover.
"Rabbi and Priest" by Milton Goldsmith
My wife's mother never got a brother by the name Pesach.
"The Competitive Nephew" by Montague Glass
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In news:

I approached the end of Pesach with some reluctance this year.
Whether you are staying home for Pesach or going away, it is nice to have something new to enhance this special Yom Tov.
Last Friday, April 6, Jews all over the world gathered together to celebrate Erev Pesach, the Eve of Passover.
Pesach means bite-sized sweet kidney mangos and the return of the longon.
Everyone is welcome to partake in matzah , wine, a full dinner and learn about the traditions of Pesach.
Since last Pesach , I've been having horrific nightmares about once a week or two.
It was Erev Pesach, three hours before Yom Tov.
Thursday's "Culture of Protest" Reflects Upon Pesach and Easter .
Passover ("Pesach") begins on the 15th day of the Jewish month of Nissan, which falls on March 13 this year.
Since last Pesach, I've been having horrific nightmares about once a week or two.
For a Jewish girl like me it's Pesach and time for Elijah's cup.
A Soldier's Pesach With Peres.
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