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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel; (Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah.

Usage examples (34)
  • He was called on for an aliyah
  • Students making aliyah
  • The distinction appears to be maintained in only a few ritual realms such as aliyah, minyan and tefillin.
  • Sure you'll be making aliyah if you haven't already. for more
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