Translation of Hanukkah in Spanish:

Hanukkah

Januká, n.

(Hanukah)

Pronunciation /ˈhɑnəkə//ˈhanʊkə//ˈxɑnəkə//ˈxanʊkə/

noun

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    Januká
    (fiesta judía de la dedicación del Templo) Hanukkah
    • Our Jewish friends are anxiously anticipating the beginning of Hanukkah and its eight nights of present giving, menorah lighting, and dreidel spinning.
    • The festival of Hanukkah commemorates the re-dedication of the Temple in Jerusalem and is accompanied by traditional games, rituals and, of course, food.
    • The word Hanukkah means dedication and commemorates the Jews' struggle for religious freedom.
    • Children in the Neve Decaline settlement are celebrating the Jewish festival of Hanukkah.
    • Haaretz, over in Israel, bemoans how Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, is turning into an out and out shopping fest…