[ Sephardic Hebrew pee-yoot; Ashkenazic Hebrew pee-yoo t ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew piˈyut; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈpi yʊt /
noun, plural Piy·yut·im [Sephardic Hebrew pee-yoo-teem; Ashkenazic Hebrew pi-yoo-tim] /Sephardic Hebrew pi yuˈtim; Ashkenazic Hebrew pɪˈyu tɪm/. Judaism.
a liturgical poem included in the services on holidays and special Sabbaths in addition to the established prayers.
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