huppah

or chup·pah

[ khoop-uh, khoop-ah, hoop-uh ]
/ ˈxʊp ə, ˈxʊp ɑ, ˈhʊp ə /

noun

a canopy under which the Jewish marriage ceremony is performed.

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British Dictionary definitions for huppah

huppah
/ (ˈhʊpə) /

noun

a variant spelling of chuppah
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