Hanukkah

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

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That year in November, bearing copies of the Koran and a Hanukka song translated into Arabic, a team of rabbis marched to Yasuf, a village near Nablus, to protest an attack on a mosque.
En ambas tradiciones, la referencia a Poitiers, por ejemplo, se lee en clave biblica, con la palabra latina para combatientes--belligerantii--sacada del Libro de los Macabeos, y apodandose al vencedor Carlos Martel de esta guisa--Martellus, martillo--, en probable traduccion del sobrenombre de Judas Macabeo--martillo--, heroe del no pasaran judio frente a los paganos orientales, y en cuyo honor se celebra la fiesta de la Hanukka.
There's Channuka, Channukah, Chanuka, Chanukah, Chanuko, Hannuka, Hannukah, Hanuka, Hanika, Hanukah, Hanukka, Hanukkah, Kanukkah, Khannuka, Khannukah, Khanuka, Khanukah, Khanukkah and Khanike.
Shawkat Toorawa who had also been invited to the nikra, was to drop me off at the Hanukka event; Owen Griffith, the island's Australian Jewish crocodile farmer and exemplar of Mauritian Jewry, would chauffeur me to the Muslim wedding party.
was originally delivered as a Hanukka lecture some 15 years ago, in 1989.