ashre

noun
\ äˈshrā \
plural ashre

Definition of ashre

: a recital in the daily Jewish liturgy of the two verses from Psalms 84 and 144 followed by the recitation of Psalm 145

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History and Etymology for ashre

Hebrew ashrē happy, the first word of the first two verses (Psalms 84:4 & 144:15) of the recital

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“Ashre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ashre. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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