Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Day of Atonement, the

     
Day of Atonement, the
a Jewish holy day when Jews fast and pray for forgiveness for their sin (=things they have done wrong), during the past year. It is also known as Yom Kippur.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary