Targum

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noun Tar·gum \ˈtär-ˌgu̇m, -ˌgüm\

Definition of Targum

  1. :  an Aramaic translation or paraphrase of a portion of the Old Testament

Origin and Etymology of targum

Late Hebrew targūm, from Aramaic, translation


First Known Use: 1587


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