havdalah

(redirected from Habdala)

havdalah

(hɑvdɑˈlɑ; Yiddish hɑvˈdɔlə) or

havdoloh

n
(Judaism) Judaism the ceremony marking the end of the sabbath or of a festival, including the blessings over wine, candles, and spices
[literally: separation]
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hav•da•lah

(hɑvˈdɔ lə, ˌhɑv dɑˈlɑ)

n.
a religious ceremony observed by Jews at the conclusion of the Sabbath or a festival.
[1730–40; < Hebrew habhdālāh literally, division, separation]
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