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Simchas Torah

noun Sim·chas To·rah \ˌsim-əs-ˈtr-ə\

Definition of SIMCHAS TORAH

:  a Jewish holiday observed on the 23d of Tishri in celebration of the completion of the annual reading of the Torah

Origin of SIMCHAS TORAH

Hebrew śimḥath tōrāh rejoicing of the Torah
First Known Use: circa 1878

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