aliyah

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Hebrew עלייה \ עֲלִיָּה (aliyá, ascent).

Noun[edit]

aliyah (plural aliyahs or aliyot)

  1. (Judaism) The calling up of someone to the bimah for the reading of the Torah.
  2. The immigration of Jews to Israel.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (immigration to Israel): yerida

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