Definition of Mahzor

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of machzor) ¹



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Definition of Mahzor

1. a Jewish prayer book [n -ZORIM or -ZORS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mahzor

mahr
mahseer
mahseers
mahsir
mahsirs
mahua
mahuang
mahuangs
mahuas
mahurat
mahurats
mahusive
mahwa
mahwa tree
mahwas
mahzor (current term)
mahzorim
mahzors
mai tai
mai tais
maia
maian
maiasaur
maiasaura
maiasauras
maiasaurs
maid's hair
maid-child
maid-children

Literary usage of Mahzor

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1. Geonica by Louis Ginzberg (1909)
"The reading of the mahzor Vitry, 'Ta instead of 'Dy, is interesting. The latter is as the MSS. of the Seder and Pardes (38 c) have it. ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"The mahzor, meaning prayer-book, is capable of division from different points of ... The Smaller mahzor contains the ordinary prayers, together with the ..."

3. Parody in Jewish Literature by Israel Davidson (1907)
"Though the "mahzor Vitry was begun in the life time of Rashi (circ. noo), ... The original, not contained in the printed mahzor Vitry but found in the ..."

4. Jewish Services in Synagogue and Home by Lewis Naphtali Dembitz (1898)
""Seder R. Amram gives it without question or comment. All the medieval authorities speak of it as "Order of Sanctification" (Dump). "Thus in the mahzor ..."

5. Proceedings of the Society of Biblical Archaeology by Society of Biblical Archaeology (1896)
"Mention is made in the Commentary on Aboth contained in mahzor Vitri of three ... Now it is well known that in the age of the author of mahzor Vitri, ..."

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