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menorah

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noun me·no·rah \mə-ˈnȯr-ə\

Simple Definition of menorah

  • : an object that holds seven or nine candles and that is used in Jewish worship

Full Definition of menorah

  1. :  a candelabra with seven or nine lights that is used in Jewish worship

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Origin of menorah

Hebrew mĕnōrāh candlestick


First Known Use: 1886


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menorah

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noun me·no·rah \mə-ˈnōr-ə\

Definition of menorah

  1. :  a holder for candles used in Jewish worship




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