Meaning of haroseth*


Pronunciation: (Seph.khä-rô'set Ashk. khä-rō'sis), [key]
— n. Hebrew.
  1. a mixture of chopped nuts and apples, wine, and spices that is eaten at the Seder meal on Passover: traditionally regarded as symbolic of the mortar used by Israelite slaves in Egypt.
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