A seven-day festival to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt (eight days outside Israel) beginning on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Nissan. Also called the "Festival of Mazzot"; the "Festival of Spring"; Pesah.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Passover." (Viewed on September 16, 2014) <http://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/377/all/feed>.