Kippur

Pronunciations

Definitions

  • n. Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement).

Example Sentences

  • "Prayers for Shabbat, Rosh-Hashanah and Kippur, translated by Isaac Pinto, 1766"

  • "A study of the core themes of Kippur as reflected in the classical texts of the Kippur service." (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • כּיפּור kippur

    • Who Uses This

      • Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage

      Regions

      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      Kippour, Kipour, Kipur

Notes

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