Sukkot
noun see Sukkoth

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • SUKKOT — (Heb. סֻכּוֹת; booths or tabernacles ), the festival, beginning on the 15th day of Tishre, which commemorates the sukkot in which the Children of Israel dwelt in the wilderness after the Exodus. The festival lasts for seven days, of which the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • SUKKOT — ou FÊTE DES TABERNACLES Fête juive automnale de double action de grâces (l’une des trois fêtes de pèlerinage de la Bible), la fête des Tabernacles, des Tentes ou des Cabanes (Sukkot) commence le quinzième jour du mois de tishri (premier mois de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sukkot — Sukkot, Landschaft am Nil im unteren Nubien, eine meist steinige Wildniß mit dem Hauptorte Amarah …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sukkot — or Sukkoth [sook′ōssook′ōt, sook′ōs] n. 〚Heb sukot, pl. of suka, tabernacle; earlier, booth < root skk, to cover, screen〛 a Jewish festival, the Feast of Tabernacles, celebrating the fall harvest and commemorating the desert wandering of the… …   Universalium

  • Sukkot — or Sukkoth [sook′ōssook′ōt, sook′ōs] n. [Heb sukot, pl. of suka, tabernacle; earlier, booth < root skk, to cover, screen] a Jewish festival, the Feast of Tabernacles, celebrating the fall harvest and commemorating the desert wandering of the… …   English World dictionary

  • Sukkot — Leopold Pilichowski: Sukkot, 1894/95, Jüdisches Museum, New York Sukkot (hebr. סֻכּוֹת oder סוּכוֹת, Plural von Sukka, סֻכָּה, deutsch Laubhütte, jiddisch Sukkes oder Sikkes) oder Laubhüttenfest ist eines der drei jüdischen Wallfahrtsfeste. Das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sukkot — ; Zech. ) *“The Feast of Ingathering” (Ex. , ; Neh. In this account, Jesus asks his own family to attend the feast telling them, Go ye up unto this feast: I go not up yet unto this feast; for my time is not yet full come. When he had said these… …   Wikipedia

  • Sukkot — noun Jewish festival lasting eight days, celebrating the harvest and commemorating the passage through the wilderness; held the 15th day of the month of Tishrei, it is also called the Feast of Tabernacles …   Wiktionary

  • Sukkot — Sukkọt   Plural, hebräische Bezeichnung für das Laubhüttenfest …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sukkot — n. 8 9 day harvest festival, holiday commemorating the 40 years during which the Israelites lived in booths in the wilderness (Judaism) …   English contemporary dictionary

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