Sukkoth

noun Suk·koth \ˈsu̇-kəs, -ˌkōt, -ˌkōth, -ˌkōs\

Definition of Sukkoth

  1. :  a Jewish harvest festival beginning on the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the temporary shelters used by the Jews during their wandering in the wilderness

Variants of sukkoth

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Sukkot

play \ˈsu̇-kəs, -ˌkōt, -ˌkōth, -ˌkōs\

Origin and Etymology of sukkoth

Hebrew sukkōth, plural of sukkāh


First Known Use: circa 1868


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