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shittah

play
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 of shittah

Hebrew shiṭṭāh


First Known Use: 1611

Rhymes with shittah


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