Definition of Haroseth

1. Noun. A paste made of fruits and nuts eaten at Passover, representing mortar. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Haroseth

1. haroset [n -S] - See also: haroset

Lexicographical Neighbors of Haroseth

harness racing
harnessable
harnessed
harnessed antelope
harnesser
harnessers
harnesses
harnessing
harnesslike
harnpan
harns
harnt
haro
haros
haroset
haroseth (current term)
haroseths
harosets
harp
harp closure
harp closures
harp seal
harp seals
harp shackle
harpa
harpagon
harpagons
harpaxophobia
harped
harper

Literary usage of Haroseth

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Holy Land and Holy Writ by John T. Durward (1913)
"And he gathered together his nine hundred chariots armed with scythes and all his army from haroseth of the Gentiles to the torrent Kishon. ..."

2. The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship "Bacchante", 1879-1882 by Albert Victor, George (1886)
"leavened bread, the haroseth (a kind of thick sauce made of figs, dates, raisins and vinegar, and said to typify the clay with which their ancestors made ..."

3. The Haggadah According to the Rite of Yemen: Together with the Arabic-Hebrew by William Henry Greenburg (1896)
"Then taking the third massa he breaks off a portion of it and having enveloped it in bitter herbs and dipped them (together) in haroseth he recites "im bbns ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"The paschal lamb is no longer eaten but represented by the shank bone of a lamb roasted in the ashes; unleavened bread and bitter herbs (haroseth) are eaten ..."

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