Yom Ha'atzmaut


Yom Ha'atzmaut (yohm hah-atz-mah-OOT) listen


  • n. Israeli Independence Day.

Example Sentences

  • "You can celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut too by trying Israeli foods, listening to music, and learning about Israel" (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Modern Hebrew


  • יום העצמאות‎

    • Who Uses This

      • Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there


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


      • The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
      • The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
      • Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).

      Alternative Spellings

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