shamash

See also: Shamash

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שַׁמָּשׁ (shamásh, waiter, sexton).

NounEdit

shamash

  1. (Judaism) The candle used to light the other eight candles of a Hanukkah menorah.

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Last modified on 27 August 2013, at 23:13