Sepher Torah

noun Se·pher Torah \¦sāfər-\
variants: or

Sefer Torah

\¦sāfər-\

Definition of Sepher Torah

plural

Siphrei Torah

or

Sifrei Torah

\¦siˌfrā-\ or

Sepher Torahs

or

Sefer Torahs

  1. :  a leather or parchment scroll of the Pentateuch used in a synagogue for liturgical purposes

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Origin and Etymology of sepher torah

Hebrew sēpher tōrāh, literally, book of law


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