Synonyms for aliyah
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- 1. aliyah, award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels
- usage: (Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah; "he was called on for an aliyah"
- 2. aliyah, immigration, in-migration
- usage: (Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel; "students making aliyah"