Ner Tamid

noun Ner Ta·mid \ˌnā(ə)rtäˈmēd\

Definition of Ner Tamid

  1. :  a light that hangs in front of and above the ark in the synagogue and is symbolic of the light of truth and the presence of God

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Origin and Etymology of ner tamid

Hebrew nēr tāmīdh, literally, eternal light

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a trip made at another's expense

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