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Definitions of Yom

  1. Day; -- a Hebrew word used in the names of various Jewish feast days; as, Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement; Yom Teruah ( lit., day of shouting), the Feast of Trumpets.
  2. Day; - a Hebrew word used in the names of various Jewish feast days; as, Kippur, the Day of Atonement; Teruah ( lit., day of shouting), the Feast of Trumpets.

Usage examples for Yom

  1. I'd never made good with Piddie in a month of Yom Kippurs if it hadn't been for Old Heavyweight, the main squeeze. – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  2. To- morrow was the feast, their first Yom Kippur since they had come together again,- Esther, his wife, and Ruth and little Ben,- the feast when, priest and patriarch of his own house, he might forget his bondage and be free. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
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