Definitions for hallelˈhɑ leɪl, hɑˈleɪl

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  1. Hallel(noun)

    (Judaism) a chant of praise (Psalms 113 through 118) used at Passover and Shabuoth and Sukkoth and Hanukkah and Rosh Hodesh

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  1. Hallel

    Hallel is a Jewish prayer—a verbatim recitation from Psalms 113-118, which is used for praise and thanksgiving that is recited by observant Jews on Jewish holidays.

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  1. Hallel

    name given to Psalms cxiii.-cxviii. chanted by the Jews at their great annual festivals.

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