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Suc·coth(so͞o-kôt′, so͝o-kōs′, so͝ok′əs)
Variant of Sukkot.
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Succoth(ˈsʊkəʊt; -kəʊθ; Hebrew suːˈkɔt)
(Judaism) a variant spelling of Sukkoth
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or Suk•kot or Suk•kos(ˈsʊk əs, suˈkɔt, -ˈkoʊs)
a Jewish festival beginning on the 15th day of Tishri that celebrates the harvest and commemorates the temporary huts used by the Israelites in the wilderness.
[< Hebrew sukkōth literally, booths]
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|Noun||1.||Succoth - a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness|
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Jewish holy day - a religious holiday for Jews
Tishri - the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October)
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