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shittah

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noun shit·tah \ˈshi-tə\

Definition of shittah

plural

shittahs

or

shittim

play \ˈshi-təm\
  1. :  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 and Etymology of shittah

Hebrew shiṭṭāh


First Known Use: 1611


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