[ moo-sahf ]
/ ˈmu sɑf /

noun Hebrew.

the religious service celebrated by Jews in addition to and immediately after the morning service on the Sabbath and festivals.


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Origin of Musaf

mūsāph literally, addition Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for musaf

/ Hebrew (mʊˈsɑf, Yiddish ˈmʊsəf) /


Judaism the additional prayers added to the morning service on Sabbaths, festivals, and Rosh Chodesh

Word Origin for Musaf

literally: addition
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