A Passover table setting.
- An example of Passover is a Jewish holiday celebrated in March or April for between seven and eight days.
- An example of Passover is the beginning of the celebration with a Seder, or special meal, and then the home must be free from chametz (leavening agent) for the duration of Passover.
Passover is a Jewish holiday commemorating the Exodus, in which Moses freed the Jews from being slaves to the Egyptians.
- a Jewish holiday (Pesach) celebrated for eight (or seven) days beginning on the 15th of Nisan and commemorating the deliverance of the ancient Hebrews from slavery in Egypt: Ex. 12
- [p-] paschal lamb (sense )
Origin of Passoverpass + over, used to translated, translation Classical Hebrew (language) pesach: see Pasch
A holiday beginning on the 14th of Nisan and traditionally continuing for eight days, commemorating the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt. Also called Pesach .
Origin of PassoverTranslation of Hebrew pesah