bet hamidrash\ˌbāt-ˌhä-mi-ˈdräsh, ˌbāt-hä-ˈmi-ˌdräsh, ˌbās-\
Definition of beth hamidrash
: a hall or school where Jews especially in eastern Europe study the Bible, the Talmud, and later Hebrew literature
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Origin and Etymology of beth hamidrash
Hebrew bēth hammidhrāsh, literally, house of study
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