Hanukkah Symbols
Hanukkah Story
Hanukkah blessings and songs
Hanukkah foods
Hanukkah names
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We light it every night of Chanukah


What is a Hanukiah or Menorah?

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The Maccabees were fighting this group of people
Who are the Greeks?
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last two words of the Hanukkah blessing over the candles
What is Shel Hanukkah?
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Fried potato pancakes eaten on Hanukkah
What are latkes?
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The word dreidel means
What is spinning top?
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Item used to play game on Hanukkah
What is a dreidel?
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The oil lasted for ___
What is 8 nights?
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In the dreidel song you say dreidel, dreidel, dreidel I made it out of ___
What is clay?
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Chocolate coins eaten on Hanukkah
What is gelt?
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The name of the Greek king who was forbidding the Jews to practice their religion
Who is King Antiochus?
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The name of the candle that lights the other candles
What is the shamash?
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Game that was played to fool the Greeks when they came to find Jews who were studying the Torah, when it was against the law.
What is dreidel?
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The prayer that we say on only the first night of Hanukkah
What is the Shehechiyanu?
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Ingredient used to make Hanukkah food
What is oil?
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The first Jewish leader to rebel against the Greeks and their King
Who is Mattathias/Matityahu?
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Number of candles lit on the last night of Hanukkah
What is 9, including shamash?
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Who saved the day?

The Maccabees

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The song says Oh Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah - come light the ___
What is Menorah?
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The hebrew name of the doughnuts eaten on Hanukkah
What is sufganiyot?
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The son who took leadership over the Maccabees when his father died
Who is Judah?
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Four Hebrew letters on the dreidel
What are נ ג ה ש?
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True or False: Jews were allowed to practice Judaism under the Assyrian Greeks

What is FALSE

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The Hebrew Name for the song Rock of Ages
What is Maoz Tzur?
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What language is Latke?

What is Yiddish

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The name Maccabee means
What is hammer?
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