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Tishah b'Av(tiˈʃa bəˈav)
(Judaism) Judaism the ninth day of the month of Av observed as a fast day in memory of the destruction of the First and Second Temples
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or Tish•ah b'Ab(ˈtɪʃ ə ˌbɔv, tiˈʃɑ bəˈɑv)
a Jewish fast day observed on the ninth day of Av in memory of the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem.
[< Hebrew tish‘āh bə'ābh ninth (day) of Av]
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|Noun||1.||Tishah b'Av - (Judaism) a major fast day on the Jewish calendar commemorating the destruction of the temples in Jerusalem|
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
major fast day - one of two major fast days on the Jewish calendar
Jewish holy day - a religious holiday for Jews
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