Feast of Booths

Sukkoth.

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  • Feast of Booths — Feast′ of Booths′ n. jud Sukkoth …   From formal English to slang

  • Feast of Booths — noun a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness • Syn: ↑Succoth, ↑Sukkoth, ↑Succos, ↑Feast of Tabernacles, ↑Tabernacles • Topics:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feast of Tabernacles (Christian holiday) — The Feast of Tabernacles is an eight day Biblical pilgrimage festival, also known as the Feast of Booths, the Festival of Tabernacles, or Tabernacles. it is celebrated by a small number of Christians who have revived some Old Testament festivals …   Wikipedia

  • Feast of Tabernacles — Jewish harvest festival which lasts for seven days during which people dwell in small booths to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt, Sukkot, Feast of Booths …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Feast of Tabernacles — noun a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness • Syn: ↑Succoth, ↑Sukkoth, ↑Succos, ↑Feast of Booths, ↑Tabernacles • Topics: ↑Judaism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feast of Tabernacles —     The Feast of Tabernacles     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Feast of Tabernacles     One of the three great feasts of the Hebrew liturgical calendar, even the greatest, according to Philo (heorton megiste) and Josephus (heste hagiotate kai… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Feast of Tabernacles — Tabernacle Tab er*na*cle, n. [F., fr. L. tabernaculum, dim. of taberna nut. See {Tabern}.] 1. A slightly built or temporary habitation; especially, a tent. [1913 Webster] Dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob. Heb. xi. 9. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tabernacles, Feast of —    The third of the great annual festivals of the Jews (Lev. 23:33 43). It is also called the feast of ingathering (Ex. 23:16; Deut. 16:13). It was celebrated immediately after the harvest, in the month Tisri, and the celebration lasted for eight …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Cleveland Feast of the Assumption Festival — The Feast of the Assumption Festival attracts many people. The annual Feast of the Assumption Festival takes place each year in Cleveland s Little Italy neighborhood. The festival is held each year on the Catholic holiday of the Feast of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Tabernacles, feast of — An autumn festival of ingathering lasting eight days; people were instructed to ‘dwell in succoth’ (Lev. 23:42; ‘booths’ is an alternative name for the feast) as a memorial and thanksgiving [[➝ thanksgiving sacrifice]] for the safety of the… …   Dictionary of the Bible

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