הבדלה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Action noun of the verb הִבְדִּיל (hivdíl), from the root ב־ד־ל (b-d-l).

Noun[edit]

הַבְדָּלָה (havdaláf (plural indefinite form הַבְדָּלוֹת, singular construct form הַבְדָּלַת־, plural construct form הַבְדָּלוֹת־)

  1. (countable and uncountable) Distinguishing: the act of drawing a distinction.
  2. (countable and uncountable, Judaism) Havdalah: a ceremony performed to mark the end of a holy day, such as Shabbat.

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