tehinnah

noun
te·​hin·​nah
variants: or techinnah \ təˈḵinə \
plural tehinnoth or tehinnot or techinnoth or techinnot\ təḵiˈnōt(h) \

Definition of tehinnah

1 : a prayer in Yiddish used by Jewish women only
2 : a book of tehinnoth

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History and Etymology for tehinnah

Yiddish tekhine, from Late Hebrew tāḥanūn prayer for grace

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“Tehinnah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tehinnah. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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