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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A ceremonial blessing given in a Jewish home or synagogue.

Usage examples (34)
  • The word kiddush actually refers to the blessing that is recited over the wine before the meal begins.
  • Exodus 20:7 = by positive recognition - kiddush, etc.
  • In my synagogue, the same thing happens every kiddush.
  • Services will end about 11:30, with kiddush afterwards. for more
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  • Note: "Kaddish" is a (Hebrew prayer for the dead). "Kiddish" means (child-like behavior). "Kiddush" is a (Hebrew blessing said before a meal).
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