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What does shivas mean in Jewish?

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shiva (or shiv'ah, Hebrew: ; "seven") is the week-long period of grief and mourning for the seven first-degree relatives: father, mother, son, daughter, brother, sister, and spouse. (Grandparents and grandchildren are traditionally not included).

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