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Rosh Hashana

 noun
(also Rosh Hashanah) noun
BrE BrE//ˌrɒʃ həˈʃɑːnə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌrɑːʃ həˈʃɑːnə//
 
[uncountable] Religious holidays and festivals
 
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the Jewish New Year festival, held in September See related entries: Religious holidays and festivals Word OriginHebrew, literally ‘head (i.e. beginning) of the year’.