A holy day observed on the tenth day of Tishri and marked by fasting and prayer for the atonement of sins.
A Jewish holiday, the Feast of Lots, celebrated on the 14th day of Adar, commemorating the deliverance of the Jews by Esther from a general massacre plotted by Haman: Esth. 9:21
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