Simhath Torah

noun

Sim·​hath To·​rah
variants or Simhat Torah or Simchas Torah or Simchath Torah or Simchat Torah
ˈsimḵäˈstōrə
: a festival observed on the 23d of Tishri in celebration of the completion of the Pentateuchal readings in the annual cycle

Word History

Etymology

Hebrew śimḥath tōrāh rejoicing of the Torah

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“Simhath Torah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Simhath%20Torah. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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