How many lamps are there in the menorah that symbols Judaism?

7
8
9
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The symbolic menorah has 7 lamps, but the commonly used Hanukkah menorah (pic­tured) has nine lamps, and no sev­en-lamps menorahs are made. This is because the menorah is de­scribed in the Bible as the sev­en-lamp lamp­stand made of gold, used in the portable sanc­tu­ary set up by Moses in the wilder­ness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem. The Talmud states that it is pro­hib­it­ed to use a sev­en-lamp menorah outside of the Temple.

Answers distribution

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flagDenmark
72%
27%
0%
0%
11
flagthe Netherlands
66%
22%
11%
0%
27
flagFrance
64%
15%
15%
5%
39
flagBelgium
64%
17%
17%
0%
17
flagFinland
60%
10%
30%
0%
10
flagGermany
58%
21%
19%
0%
133
flagItaly
57%
26%
15%
0%
19
flagPoland
56%
21%
18%
2%
8783
flagthe United Kingdom
54%
21%
22%
1%
233
flagRussia
50%
10%
20%
10%
10
flagUnknown
48%
25%
25%
0%
43
flagthe United States
46%
22%
24%
6%
135
flagNorway
44%
24%
28%
4%
25
flagSpain
42%
21%
35%
0%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
35%
35%
25%
3%
31
flagIndia
13%
52%
21%
8%
23

Gender

men55%
women52%
7
55%
52%
8
21%
25%
9
19%
20%
10
3%
1%

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