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Torah

noun To·rah \ˈtr-ə, ˈti-rə\

Definition of TORAH

1
:  the body of wisdom and law contained in Jewish Scripture and other sacred literature and oral tradition
2
:  the five books of Moses constituting the Pentateuch
3
:  a leather or parchment scroll of the Pentateuch used in a synagogue for liturgical purposes
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Origin of TORAH

Hebrew tōrāh
First Known Use: 1577

Rhymes with TORAH

TORAH Defined for Kids

Torah

noun To·rah \ˈtr-ə\

Definition of TORAH for Kids

1
:  the Jewish Bible and especially the first five books of writings
2
:  a scroll containing the first five books of the Jewish Bible that is used in religious services

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