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See also: Aliyah
- (Judaism, countable) The calling up of someone to the bimah for the reading of the Torah.
- (uncountable) The immigration of Jews to Israel.
- (countable) One of the major waves of immigration of Jews to Israel.
- The plural used for the "wave of immigration" sense is almost exclusively aliyot.
- (immigration from Israel): yerida
immigration of Jews into Israel