haroseth


haroseth
Seph. /khah rddaw"set/; Ashk. /khah rddoh"sis/, n. Hebrew.
a mixture of chopped nuts and apples, wine, and spices that is eaten at the Seder meal on Passover: traditionally regarded as symbolic of the mortar used by Israelite slaves in Egypt.
Also, haroset, charoseth, charoset.
[haroseth, akin to harsith pottery clay]

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