Passover

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Pass·o·ver

 (păs′ō′vər)
n. Judaism
A holiday beginning on the 14th of Nisan and traditionally continuing for eight days, commemorating the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt. Also called Pesach.

[Translation of Hebrew pesaḥ.]

Passover

(ˈpɑːsˌəʊvə)
n
1. (Judaism) Also called: Pesach, Pesah or Feast of the Unleavened Bread an eight-day Jewish festival beginning on Nisan 15 and celebrated in commemoration of the passing over or sparing of the Israelites in Egypt, when God smote the firstborn of the Egyptians (Exodus 12).
2. (Judaism) another term for the Paschal Lamb
[C16: from pass over, translation of Hebrew pesah, from pāsah to pass over]

Pass•o•ver

(ˈpæsˌoʊ vər, ˈpɑs-)

n.
1. Also called Pesach . a Jewish festival, beginning on the 14th of Nisan and celebrated for either seven or eight days, that commemorates the Exodus of the Israelites from Egypt.
[1520–30; translation of Hebrew pesaḥ]

Passover

The deliverance of the Israelites from Egypt, and the annual festival kept in memory of the event.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Passover - (Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from EgyptPassover - (Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
movable feast, moveable feast - a religious holiday that falls on different dates in different years
Pasch, Pascha - the Jewish feast of the Passover

Passover

noun
Related words
adjective Paschal
Translations
pasqua
pesach
jødisk påske
juutalaisten pääsiäinen
Pasha
過越しの祭
유월절
judisk påskhögtid
Lễ Quá hải của người Do Thái

Passover

[ˈpɑːsəʊvəʳ] NPascua f (judía)

Passover

[ˈpɑːsəʊvər] nPâque f juive
at Passover → à la Pâque juive

Passover

nPassah nt

Passover

[ˈpɑːsˌəʊvəʳ] nPasqua ebraica

Passover

عِيدُ تِذْكَارِ خُرُوجِ الْيَهُودِ pesach jødisk påske Passah Εβραϊκό Πάσχα Pascua juutalaisten pääsiäinen Pâque juive Pasha Pasqua ebraica 過越しの祭 유월절 Pascha jødisk påske Pascha páscoa judaica еврейская пасха judisk påskhögtid วันหยุดเพื่อระลึกถึงการอพยพของชาวยิวจากอียิปต์ Musevilerin Fısıh Bayramı Lễ Quá hải của người Do Thái 逾越节
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Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef said in a satellite television broadcast that cigarettes do not need to be certified as leaven-free for Passover, though some cigarettes manufactured in Israel or abroad are certified as kosher for Passover.
You could definitely pop into your local kosher grocer and pick up a package of kosher for Passover noodles, but that defeats the purpose of going without.
comes a large variety of gourmet kosher for Passover items including Turkish coffee with cardamon, organic honey and halva spread, kiwi and mango preserves, spicy Mexican marinade, chocolate-flavored date spread, and zesty Indian marinade with peanut butter and curry.
Matzo Meal, Unsalted -- A good source of fiber and packed in a 16-ounce resealable container, this kosher for Passover product can be used for coating chicken cutlets, salmon and other foods.
In addition to service deli, the department includes three large refrigerated self-service cases, with items such as Italian specialty meats (such as cacciatomo), sausage links, hot dogs, cheeses (brie and cheddar), seafood (shrimp cocktail) and kosher for Passover items (pickles, salami and liverwurst).
The annual Star-K Passover Directory is an invaluable resource for the kosher consumer because it explains the kosher for Passover status of medicines and cosmetics.
Don't forget that Passover will soon be upon us, and AviGlatt has it covered with all sorts of food items Kosher for Passover.
That led Joseph Jacobs, head of one of New York's first Jewish advertising agencies, to find an Orthodox rabbi in 1923 who ruled that coffee was a berry and certified that Maxwell House coffee (made by the non-Jewish General Foods) was kosher for Passover.
CDATA[ Two-thirds of Israelas Jews are careful to eat only foods that are kosher for Passover during the holiday, regardless of their general observance.
The celebration will include a `Taste of Israel' with Israeli cooking for Passover and a kosher for Passover wine tasting event," said Joyce Siegel, a spokesman for the federation.
though there are some sophisticated wines that are kosher for Passover, traditionally we have drunk sweet red wine.
Most products are kosher for Passover and all-year consumption).