churban

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Churban or Hebrew Hurban (xʊːrˈbɑn, Yiddish ˈxʊːrbən, xʊːrˈbɑn, Yiddish ˈxʊːrbən)
 
n
1.  the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem, first by the Babylonians in 587 bc and again by the Romans in 70 ad
2.  another name for holocaust
 
[literally: destruction]
 
Hurban or Hebrew Hurban
 
n
 
[literally: destruction]

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