CROSS­WORD

The Jewish Chronicle - - Games -

ACROSS 1 ‘A woman of worth, of val­our..’ (He­brew) (5,6) 9 Is­raeli coastal city named af­ter the founder of Zion­ism (8)

10 One of the king’s cham­ber­lains (Es­ther 6:2) (6)

11 Where Moses brought forth wa­ter from the rock (Ex. 17:7) (6)

12 Fur hat worn my some lubav­itch cha­sidim (Yid­dish - vari­ant spell­ing) (8) 13 Beat­ing the end­less thiev­ery (9) 15 This sort of dancer doesn’t want to prop up the bar! (5)

17 Morn­ing with a chap in the King­dom of Jor­dan (5)

18 An­cient peo­ple who carved Pe­tra out of rock (9)

21 The halachic mar­riage scroll (He­brew - vari­ant spell­ing) (8)

22 Prophet said to have been borne aloft on a whirl­wind (6) 24 Mighty hunter find­ing game with a stick (6) 25 Wor­ship­ping graven im­ages, I keep pro­cras­ti­nat­ing (8)

26 Is­rael’s Na­tional An­them (3,8) DOWN 2 Fig­ures of fit­ting in­ter­est (5) 3 Aaron’s wife (Ex. 6:23) (8) 4 A bride­groom (Yid­dish) (7) 5 Part of die-cast uten­sil is sharp (6) 6 Bib­li­cal tribesman con­fus­ing re­al­i­ties (9) 7 The sixth Prime Min­is­ter of Is­rael (8,5) 8 Al Quada leader, re­cently put out of ac­tion (5,3,5)

14 The un­writ­ten Law given to Moses at Si­nai (4,5) 16 So­cial net­work­ing for peo­ple on site (8) 19 A non-drinker he is at heart an un­be­liever (7) 20 One of the sons of Mid­ian (Gen. 25:4 - vari­ant spell­ing) (6)

23 Trump four with an ace! (5)

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