noun shit·tah \ˈshi-tə\
plural shittahs or shit·tim \ˈshi-təm\

Definition of SHITTAH

:  a tree of uncertain identity but probably an acacia (as Acacia seyal) from the wood of which the ark and fittings of the Hebrew tabernacle were made

Origin of SHITTAH

Hebrew shiṭṭāh
First Known Use: 1611

Rhymes with SHITTAH


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