Sukkoth

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

Sukkot

play \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

Origin and Etymology of sukkoth

Hebrew sukkōth, plural of sukkāh


First Known Use: 1843


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