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Synonyms for Channukah

(Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC

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The texts (many of which deal with the land of Israel, agriculture, or toil) range from the playful children's Channukah song "Yeled kat" ("Tiny Child") to contemplative - even serious - themes.
MCI's "Ring in the Holidays" cards will cover major gift giving holidays, such as Christmas and Channukah.