Ta·​nakh | \ tä-ˈnäḵ How to pronounce Tanakh (audio) \
variants: or less commonly Tanach

Definition of Tanakh

: the Jewish Scriptures comprising the books of law, the prophets, and collected writings — compare torah, nevi'im , ketuvim — see Bible Table

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First Known Use of Tanakh

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Tanakh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tanakh. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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