Sha·vu·ot noun \shə-ˈvü-ˌōt, -ˌōth, -ˌōs, -əs\
: a Jewish holiday celebrated 50 days after the first day of Passover
: a Jewish holiday observed on the sixth and seventh of Sivan in commemoration of the revelation of the Ten Commandments at Mt. Sinai —called also Pentecost
Origin of SHAVUOT
plural of shābhūaʽ
First Known Use: 1846
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