Hallel in a Sentence

Use Hallel in a sentence. How to use the word Hallel in a sentence? Sentence examples with the word Hallel.

Definition of Hallel


Hallel a Hebrew word meaning “praise,” is usually used to refer to Psalms 113-118 and 136 in the Bible.

Examples of Hallel in a sentence

*** In the modern synagogue the Hallel is recited on the following occasions of public thanksgiving: Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles), Passover (as well as at the Seder meal), Shavuot (Pentecost), and Hanukkah (Feast of Lights).

*** On Rosh Hodesh (New Moon) and on the last six days of Passover, only the “half-Hallel” (which omits the first 11 verses of Psalms 115 and 116) is said.

*** Benedictions precede and follow the Hallel.

*** It is possible that originally the Hallel designated six psalms of praise (Psalms 145-150), which are read in the synagogue during religious services every morning.


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