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Kedushah

[ Sephardic Hebrew kuh-doo-shah; Ashkenazic Hebrew kuh-doo-shaw ]

noun

, Judaism.
, plural Ke·du·shoth, Ke·du·shot, Ke·du·shos [k, uh, -doo-, shawt, k, uh, -, doo, -shaws], English Ke·du·shahs.
  1. a liturgical prayer of varying form that is incorporated into the third blessing of the Amidah during the repetition of this prayer by the cantor.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of Kedushah1

From the Hebrew word qĕdhushshāh literally, holiness

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