the Torah

noun

Definition of the Torah

1 : the wisdom and law contained in Jewish sacred writings and oral tradition
2 : the first five books of the Jewish Bible that are used in a synagogue for religious services

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“The Torah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Torah. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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