lulav

lulav

[Sephardic Hebrew loo-lahv; Ashkenazic Hebrew loo-lawv, -luhv]
noun, plural lulavim [Sephardic Hebrew loo-lah-veem; Ashkenazic Hebrew loo-law-vim] , lulavs. Judaism.
a palm branch for use with the etrog during the Sukkoth festival service.
Also, lulab.


Origin:
1890–95; < Hebrew lūlābh

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