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shiva

shi·va (shi·vah [or] shi·bah)

shiva (shivah [or] shibah)

 
pronunciation:
shI v
phrases:
sit shiva
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part of speech: noun
definition: in Judaism, the seven-day mourning period during which friends can visit those who are bereaved by the death of a loved one.
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phrase: sit shiva