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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (Judaism) Jewish holy day celebrated on the sixth of Sivan to celebrate Moses receiving the Ten Commandments.

Usage examples (3)
  • I made this cake for Shavuoth in Jerusalem fairly high altitude.
  • For instance the Sermon on the Mount comes at Shavuoth, the time of the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai.
  • Overnight music video I mentioned earlier this week that the period between Passover and Shavuoth is a period of mourning. for more
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