עלייה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The verbal noun of the verb עָלַה (alá, to rise), From the root ע־ל־ה (`-l-h).

Noun[edit]

עלייה \ עֲלִיָּה (aliyáf

  1. Ascent, ascending, going up.
  2. Rise.
  3. (Judaism) aliyah, the calling up of someone to the bimah for a the reading of the Torah
  4. Immigration to Israel.

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