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lulav

[Sephardic Hebrew loo-lahv; Ashkenazic Hebrew loo-lawv, -luh v] /Sephardic Hebrew luˈlɑv; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈlu lɔv, -ləv/
noun, plural lulavim
[Sephardic Hebrew loo-lah-veem; Ashkenazic Hebrew loo-law-vim] /Sephardic Hebrew lu lɑˈvim; Ashkenazic Hebrew luˈlɔ vɪm/ (Show IPA),
lulavs. Judaism.
1.
a palm branch for use with the etrog during the Sukkoth festival service.
Also, lulab.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; < Hebrew lūlābh
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