( Isaiah 1:13 ), the convocation on the eighth day of the Feast of Tabernacles ( Leviticus 23:36 ; Numbers 29:35 , RSV, "solemn assembly;" marg., "closing festival"). It is the name given also to the convocation held on the seventh day of the Passover ( Deuteronomy 16:8 ).
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Solemn meeting". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".