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gelt

(gĕlt)
v. Archaic
A past tense and a past participle of geld1
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At the heart of the celebration is the nightly lighting of the Hanukkah menorah, accompanied by blessings, prayers and songs.
Blessed are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe, who has sanctified us with Your commandments, and has commanded us to kindle the lights of Hanukkah.
Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days in honor of what has come to be called, " The Miracle of Hanukkah.
HANUKKAH | FAMILY | TRADITIONS | LULLABIES | CELEBRATIONS
A trio of cantors sang Hanukkah songs as a rabbi lit the giant menorah on the Ellipse outside the White House.
Ashton agrees that Hanukkah evolved as the Jewish alternative to Christmas, but the story of Hanukkah was also constantly revised in light of developments and debates within American Jewish history.
Parvanov was invited to light the first shamash candle of Hanukkah at Sofia's Central Synagogue marking the beginning of the eight-day Jewish Festival of Lights.
When he was younger, he was able to put his lit menorah in front of his window at Hanukkah.
At sundown tonight, Jews throughout the world will begin the eight-day festival of Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights.
in the November/December issue, David Frum should not be so quick to undermine the rationale for Hanukkah and other Jewish traditions.
Way back in the fifth grade, long, long ago, when the dinosaurs roamed and before everyone got all thin-skinned and put their attorneys on speed dial, we sang Hanukkah songs in my public school:
Hanukkah is one of the happiest of the Jewish holidays.