Definition of Tabernacles in English :

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Tabernacles meaning in English

Meaning of Tabernacles in English

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Tabernacles pronunciation in English

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1. feast of booths, feast of tabernacles, succos, succoth, sukkoth, tabernacles

a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness

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plural noun
Judaism an English name for Sukkoth

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1. often Tabernacle Bible The portable sanctuary in which the Jews housed the Ark of the Covenant during their years in the desert.
2. often Tabernacle A case or box on a church altar containing the consecrated host and wine of the Eucharist.
3. A place of worship.
4. A niche for a statue or relic.
5. Nautical A boxlike support in which the heel of a mast is stepped.

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