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Meaning of "Haggadah" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HAGGADAH

From Hebrew haggādāh a story, from hagged to tell.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HAGGADAH

Haggadah  [həˈɡɑːdə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAGGADAH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Haggadah is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAGGADAH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Haggadah

Haggadah

The Haggadah is a Jewish text that sets forth the order of the Passover Seder. Reading the Haggadah at the Seder table is a fulfillment of the Scriptural commandment to each Jew to "tell your son" of the Jewish liberation from slavery in Egypt as described in the Book of Exodus in the Torah. Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews also apply the term Haggadah to the service itself, as it constitutes the act of "telling your son."...

Definition of Haggadah in the English dictionary

The definition of Haggadah in the dictionary is a book containing the order of service of the traditional Passover meal.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAGGADAH


ardor
ˈɑːdə
armada
ɑːˈmɑːdə
autostrada
ˈɔːtəʊˌstrɑːdə
Bader
ˈbɑːdə
bahadur
bəˈhɑːdə
cadre
ˈkɑːdə
disregarder
ˌdɪsrɪˈɡɑːdə
enchilada
ˌɛntʃɪˈlɑːdə
espada
eˈspɑːdə
fanegada
ˌfænəˈɡɑːdə
Granada
ɡrəˈnɑːdə
guarder
ˈɡɑːdə
Haggodoh
həˈɡɑːdə
hamada
həˈmɑːdə
Masada
məˈsɑːdə
nada
ˈnɑːdə
Nevada
nɪˈvɑːdə
ramada
rəˈmɑːdə
regarder
rɪˈɡɑːdə
Vijayawada
ˌviːdʒaɪəˈwɑːdə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAGGADAH

Haggadas
haggadic
haggadical
haggadist
haggadistic
Haggadoth
Haggai
haggard
haggardly
haggardness
haggis
haggish
haggishly
haggishness
haggle
haggler
haggling
Haggodoh
Haggodoth

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAGGADAH

Aggadah
akedah
all of a doodah
Amidah
Buraydah
chuddah
dadah
dah
doodah
houdah
howdah
Jiddah
Judah
Kedah
keddah
lah-di-dah
purdah
Veddah
verandah
whydah

Synonyms and antonyms of Haggadah in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Haggadah» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAGGADAH

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Translator English - Chinese

哈加达
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Hagadá
570 millions of speakers

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Haggadah
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Haggadah
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

هاغادا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Агада
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Hagadá
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Haggadah
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Haggadah
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Haggadah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Haggadah
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Haggadah
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Haggadah
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Haggadah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Haggadah
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Haggadah
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हग्गाडा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Haggadah
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Haggadah
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Hagada
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Агада
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Haggadah
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Haggadah
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Haggadah
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Haggadah
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Haggadah
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Haggadah

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAGGADAH»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAGGADAH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Haggadah

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAGGADAH»

Discover the use of Haggadah in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Haggadah and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The JPS Commentary on the Haggadah: Historical Introduction, ...
In this new volume in the JPS Commentary collection, Joseph Tabory, one of the world's leading authorities on the history of the haggadah, traces the development of the seder and the haggadah through the ages.
Joseph Tabory, 2008
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A Family Haggadah I (Revised Edition)
With just the right blend of text and commentary, the popular A Family Haggadah, with new full-color art, is the haggadah of choice for families with young children to use at their Passover seders.
Shoshana Silberman, 2012
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My Very Own Haggadah: A Seder Service for Young Children
The ultimate children's Haggadah. A childe's first seder service with the story of Passover, an explanation of holiday symbols, pictures to colour, songs, recipes and crafts.
Judyth Saypol Groner, Madeline Wikler, Sally Springer, 1999
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The Medieval Haggadah: Art, Narrative, and Religious Imagination
In this beautifully illustrated book, historian Marc Michael Epstein explores four magnificent and enigmatic illuminated haggadot—manuscripts created for use at home services on Passover.
Marc Michael Epstein, 2011
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My People's Passover Haggadah: Traditional Texts, Modern ...
Features the original Haggadah text in both Hebrew and a new English translation, and includes information on the roots of Passover, its confrontation with modernity, and its relationship to other rabbinical teachings.
Lawrence A. Hoffman, David Arnow, 2008
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A Family Haggadah II (Revised Edition)
Features commentary and discussion questions for preteens through adult, and a full birkat hamazon (blessing after the meal).
Shoshana Silberman, 2011
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Sammy Spider's First Haggadah
Sammy leads young children through the steps of the Passover seder, telling the story of the Exodus, asking and answering the Four Questions, and sampling the traditional foods.
Sylvia A. Rouss, 2011
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Passover Haggadah: As Commented Upon By Elie Wiesel and ...
Wiesel's commentaries may be read aloud in their entirety or selected passages may be read each year to illuminate the timeless message of this beloved book of redemption.
Elie Wiesel, 2013
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A Mystical Haggadah: Passover Meditations, Teachings, and Tales
"Presents an original translation of the Haggadah text, with commentary, transliteration of Hebrew prayers, meditation exercises, and stories by the author"--Provided by publisher.
‎2008
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The Haggadah of the Kaifeng Jews of China
Includes full text of the Hebrew/Aramaic and Judeo-Persian Haggadah in Hebrew characters, with English translation and commentary.
Fook-Kong Wong, Dalia Yasharpour, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAGGADAH»

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A Padlock on Culture: The Closed Bosnian National Museum
Its most prized possession, a Jewish manuscript from the 13th century, known as the Sarajevo Haggadah, survived the Nazi occupation. During ... «National Geographic, Jul 15»
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Kotel row inspires story for young readers
Author of A Family Haggadah, The Whole Megillah, and Siddur Shema Yisrael, among others, Silberman had never written fiction, although ... «New Jersey Jewish News, Jul 15»
3
Silence and denial surround Srebrenica massacre 20 years on
The famous “Sarajevo Haggadah,” too, was saved by Muslims who risked their lives to do so, once during the period of the Nazi occupation ... «Haaretz, Jul 15»
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National Museum of American Jewish History Marks Gay Rights …
There's also a photo of a lesbian couple marrying beneath a chupah in Brooklyn in 2004; a copy of the 1985 issue of A New Haggadah: A ... «Jewish Exponent, Jul 15»
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Yellow Barn's summer festival kicks off Friday
"The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book," a new composition developed in residence at Yellow Barn, will travel to Sarajevo in September ... «Brattleboro Reformer, Jul 15»
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Drawing The Tradition
Through the Haggadah project, he met David Kraemer of JTS, and they began a biweekly chevruta, or study session, in which they look at texts ... «The Jewish Week, Jul 15»
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Near site of landmark march, Philadelphia museum celebrates …
There's also a photo of a lesbian couple marrying beneath a chuppah in Brooklyn in 2004; a copy of the 1985 issue of “A New Haggadah: A ... «Jewish Telegraphic Agency, Jul 15»
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This Creative Director Is Paid To Write Wedding Speeches And …
Mr. Phillips: This past spring I had a book come out called "The Unorthodox Haggadah." Ad Age: What about TV? Mr. Phillips: Like quite a few ... «AdAge.com, Jul 15»
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Remembering Bonna Haberman
There was a huge long haggadah that they had written, somehow printed in English and Hebrew and Rashi script from a computer (I had never ... «Jewish Daily Forward, Jun 15»
10
My First Racist Haggadah
Every year, a few weeks before Passover, I do a little research and try to purchase the most interesting Haggadah I can get my hands on. «Jewschool, Apr 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Haggadah [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/haggadah>. Jun 2020 ».
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