haftarah

noun haf·ta·rah \ häf-ˈtȯr-ə , ˌhäf-tə-ˈrä \
variants: or haftorah

Definition of haftarah

: one of the biblical selections from the Books of the Prophets read after the parashah in the Jewish synagogue service

Origin and Etymology of haftarah

Hebrew haphṭārāh conclusion


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