seder

play
noun, often capitalized se·der \ˈsā-dər\

Definition of seder

plural

seders

also

sedarim

play \sə-ˈdär-əm, ˌse-dä-ˈrēm\
  1. :  a Jewish home or community service including a ceremonial dinner held on the first or first and second evenings of the Passover in commemoration of the exodus from Egypt

Origin and Etymology of seder

Hebrew sēdher order


First Known Use: 1865


SEDER Defined for English Language Learners

seder

play
noun, often capitalized se·der \ˈsā-dər\

Definition of seder for English Language Learners

  • : a Jewish religious service and dinner that is held on the first or first and second evenings of the Passover


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