Jewish New Year

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Jewish New Year

: the new year observed as a religious holiday by Jews in September or October : Rosh Hashanah

Word by Word Definitions

Jewish play
  1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of the Jews

new play
  1. : having recently come into existence : recent, modern

  2. : having been seen, used, or known for a short time : novel

  3. : unfamiliar

  1. : newly, recently

year play
  1. : the period of about 3651/4 solar days required for one revolution of the earth around the sun

  2. : the time required for the apparent sun to return to an arbitrary fixed or moving reference point in the sky

  3. : the time in which a planet completes a revolution about the sun


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