bikkurim

plural noun bik·ku·rim \ biˌküˈrēm , -ˈku̇rim \

Definition of bikkurim

1 : the first ripe fruits offered in thanks to God on the altar of the Temple in ancient Palestine
2 in modern Israel : the products of the orchards and fields gathered and sold to further the Jewish National Fund

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Origin and Etymology of bikkurim

Hebrew bikkūrīm first fruits


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