hoshana

noun
ho·​sha·​na
variants: or hoshanah \ hōˈshä(ˌ)nä, -​nə \
plural hoshanoth or hoshanot\ -​ˌnōt(h), -​ōs \

Definition of hoshana 

1 : a cry of entreaty in the liturgical litany chanted in the synagogue on Sukkoth especially during the processional circuits around the altar on Hoshana Rabbah

2 : the prayer chanted on Hoshana Rabbah

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History and Etymology for hoshana

Hebrew hōshīʽāh nnā, literally, save now, we pray

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