tekiah

noun te·ki·ah \təˈkēə\

Definition of tekiah

plural

tekioth

or

tekiot

\təkēˈōt(h)\ or

tekiahs

  1. :  one of the long deep calls sounded on the shofar as prescribed in the Jewish ritual for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur — compare teruah

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Origin and Etymology of tekiah

Hebrew tĕqīʽāh


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