Shemini Atzereth: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (shu-m?'n? at-ser'es, -min'?Seph. Heb.she-m?-n?'&wdspc-tse'ret Ashk. Heb. shu-m?'n?&wdspc-ts?'ris), [key]
- a Jewish festival celebrated on the 22nd day of Tishri, being the 8th day of Sukkoth: marked by a memorial service for the dead and prayers for rain in Israel.