Description: The Jubilee (Hebrew: יובל yōḇel; Yiddish: yoyvl) is the year at the end of seven cycles of shmita (Sabbatical years) and, according to biblical regulations, had a special impact on the ownership and management of land in the Land of Israel.According to the Book of Leviticus, Hebrew slaves and prisoners would be freed, debts would be forgiven, and the mercies of God would be ...
2. Jubilee | Definition of Jubilee by Merriam-Webster
Description: Definition of jubilee. (Entry 1 of 2) 1 a : a special anniversary especially : a 50th anniversary. b : a celebration of such an anniversary. 2 a : jubilation. b : a season of celebration. 3 often capitalized : a year of emancipation and restoration provided by ancient Hebrew law to be kept every 50 years by the emancipation of Hebrew slaves, ...
3. Jubilee - definition of jubilee by The Free Dictionary
Description: jubilee - a special anniversary (or the celebration of it) anniversary, day of remembrance - the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it) diamond jubilee - an anniversary celebrating the passage of 60 years. silver jubilee - an anniversary celebrating the passage of 25 years.
Description: The Jubilee (Hebrew: יובל yovel) year (every 50th year) and the Sabbatical year (every seventh year) are Biblical commandments concerning ownership of land and slaves. The laws concerning the Sabbatical year are still observed by many religious Jews in the State of Israel , while the Jubilee has not been observed for many centuries.
Description: Jubilee Insurance is the largest and the number one insurer in East Africa providing insurance services to over 1,900,000 people in the region. Jubilee Insurance is also the largest provider of medical insurance in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania which includes many of the region’s blue-chip companies.