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ACROSS

1 Sephardic di­alect of a be­sot­ted boy? (6) 4 Ex­u­ber­ant Moroc­can post-passover cel­e­bra­tion (8)

9 Go on with the ac­count in short, ac­cent ig­nored (6)

10 An­cient Jerusalem vil­lage, site of the Hadas­sah Med­i­cal Cen­tre. (3,5)

12 Amaz­ingly, a lost Daniel’s hold­ing on here? (5,3)

13 Just a spec­i­men, but to syn­a­gogue leader it’s more than plenty! (6)

15 An­glo-Jewish fe­male TV per­son­al­ity voted off ‘Strictly Come Danc­ing’ on 13 Oc­to­ber 2013 (b. 1962) (7,5)

18 Solomon’s lady whose ar­rival Han­del noted? (5,2,5)

23 Aron Ha-Kodesh where the To­rah scrolls are kept (3,3)

24 Pen­i­ten­tial prayer po­ems said be­fore the High Hol­i­days (He­brew) (8)

26 Mixed-up, con­fused (Yid­dish) (8)

27 Strong dis­like of some of those latenight movies (6)

28 The name of the stone Samuel set be­tween Miz­pah and Shen (1 Sam. 7:12) (8)

29 Memo­rial prayer (He­brew - vari­ant spell­ing) (6)

DOWN

1 An­glo-Jewish peer and the Labour Party’s for­mer chief fundraiser un­der Tony Blair (4,4)

2 At­tach less im­por­tance to the price cut (8)

3 Di­vine, me, sis­ter? Partly (7)

5 Old Nisan should stop drib­bling (4)

6 Rit­ual baths (He­brew) (7)

7 Prune I sliced is not yet ready to eat (6) 8 A spy from the Tribe of Dan (Num. 13:12) (6) 11 Cheder as­sis­tant is a teacher (He­brew) (7)

14 Lov­ing to be de­prived of elec­toral rights? (7)

16 Group mostly holy in­cludes stern Ibe­rian Jew (8) 17 The Read­ing from The Prophets on shab­bat and yamim tovim (He­brew) (8) 19 Artist in East sup­port­ing this coun­try - and one in East­ern Europe (7)

20 Dutch-Jewish philoso­pher in Aus­tralia in health re­sort (1632-1677) (7) 21 Artis­tic fig­ure, say, seen out­side univer­sity (6)

22 Deeply re­spect Paul, he of “The Mid­night Ride” (6)

25 Fe­male car­ries oxy­gen pump, per­haps (4)

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