Yom = Day, Kippur = Atonement; therefore, "Day of Atonement". But, in the Bible, it is actually called "Yom HaKippurim" or "Day of the Atonements".
LEVITICUS 23:26-32 explains Yom Kippur.
by Serjio Jalapeno August 19, 2009
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