n. Palm branch used ritually on Sukkot.
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Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- North America
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
- The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Who Uses This
Lulav is shaken on Sukkot, along with the הדס hadas (myrtle), ערבה arava (willow), and אתרוג etrog (citron).
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