High Holidays

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Related to Yamim Noraim: High Holy Days

High Holidays

pl n
(Judaism) Judaism the festivals of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the period of repentance in the first ten days of the Jewish new year. Also called: Days of Awe or Yamim Nora'im

High′ Hol′idays


n.pl.
the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
Also called High′ Ho′ly Days`.
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We're on the cusp of the Yamim Noraim, the Days of Awe, called upon to take account of our actions.
It also marks the start of Yamim Noraim (high holidays), which continues with Yom Kippur on the 10th day of Tishri.
Noteworthy among those works translated into English are Ha - khnasat kallah (1930; translated as The Bridal Canopy, 1937), Yamim noraim (1937; translated as Days of Awe,