Chanukah 1891, from Heb. hanukkah "consecration."

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  • Chanukah — UK / US or Chanukkah UK [ˈhɑːnəkə] / US [ˈhɑnəkə] Hanukkah …   English dictionary

  • Chanukah — [khä′noo kä΄] n. HANUKKAH …   English World dictionary

  • Chanukah — [[t]hɑ͟ːnəkə[/t]] N UNCOUNT Chanukah is the same as Hanukkah. Syn: Hanukkah …   English dictionary

  • Chanukah — variant of Hanukkah …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Chanukah — Chanukkia (Chanukka Leuchter) Chanukka (חנוכה, [xanʊˈka:]  Chanukka?/i ; dt.: Einweihung) ist ein jüdisches …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chanukah — /khah neuh keuh, hah /; Ashk. Heb. /khah neuh keuh/; Seph. Heb. /khah nooh kah /, n. Judaism. Hanukkah. * * * …   Universalium

  • Chanukah — Cha|nu|kah [ˈha:nukə US ˈka:nəkə, ˈha: ] n ↑Hanukkah …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chanukah — Cha|nu|kah [ hanəkə ] another spelling of Hanukkah …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Chanukah —  Use Hanukkah …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Chanukah — n. Hanukkah, Jewish festival which lasts for eight days and commemorates the victory of the Maccabees over Antiochus Epiphanes and the rededication of the Temple, Festival of lights …   English contemporary dictionary

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