Rosh Hodesh

/rohsh' khoh"desh/; Ashk. Heb. /rddohsh khoh"desh/; Seph. Heb. /rddawsh khaw"desh/, Judaism.
the beginning of a new month in the Jewish calendar, celebrated in a specified manner during the morning service in the synagogue.
Also, Rosh Chodesh.
[ < Heb rosh hodhesh lit., beginning of the new moon]

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