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An 18t-century prayerbeuk on the miracles o Purim
Observed bi Jews
Teep Jewish releegious, cultural
Signeeficance Celebration o Jewish deleeverance as told in the Beuk o Esther (Megillah)
Celebrations Leestenin tae the Beuk o Esther in synagogue; sendin fuid parcels an giein charity; dressin up in costume; eatin a festive meal
Date 14t day o Adar (in Jerusalem an aw auncient wawed ceeties, 15t o Adar)
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Relatit tae Hanukkah, as a rabbinically decreed Jewish holiday.

Purim (Ebrew: About this sound פּוּרִים  Pûrîm "lots", frae the wird פורpur,[1] relatit tae Akkadian: pūru) is a Jewish haliday that commemorates the savin o the Jewish fowk frae Haman, that wis plannin tae kill aw the Jews.

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  1. Esther 9:24, 27.