or Pe·sah

[Sephardic Hebrew pe-sahkh; Ashkenazic Hebrew pey-sahkh]

noun Judaism.

Origin of Pesach

From the Hebrew word pesaḥ Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for pesach

Contemporary Examples of pesach

Historical Examples of pesach

  • Pesach became despondent and put the finishing touch to his ungodly career by becoming intoxicated with beer on the Passover.

    Rabbi and Priest

    Milton Goldsmith

  • Page 16: Pesach haba aleynu ltovah: Next Passover, may it be for good.

British Dictionary definitions for pesach




other words for Passover (def. 1)

Word Origin for Pesach

from Hebrew pesah; see Passover
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