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

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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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flagFrance
62%
14%
18%
3%
27
flagItaly
61%
22%
16%
0%
18
flagGermany
60%
21%
18%
0%
113
flagthe Netherlands
60%
25%
15%
0%
20
flagPoland
56%
22%
18%
2%
7937
flagthe United Kingdom
54%
20%
23%
1%
193
flagBelgium
50%
25%
25%
0%
12
flagNorway
45%
25%
25%
4%
24
flagSpain
42%
21%
35%
0%
14
flagthe United States
41%
24%
27%
8%
100
flagRepublic of Ireland
32%
35%
28%
3%
28
flagIndia
13%
50%
22%
9%
22

Gender

men56%
women52%
7
56%
53%
8
21%
24%
9
19%
20%
10
3%
1%

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