HyperDic: torah

English > 3 senses of the word Torah:
NOUNcommunicationTorahthe whole body of the Jewish sacred writings and tradition including the oral tradition
communicationTorah, Pentateuch, Lawsthe first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit
communicationTorah(Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written
Torah > pronunciation
Soundstao'rah
Rhymesabracadabra ... zebra: 116 rhymes with rah...
English > Torah: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe whole body of the Jewish sacred writings and tradition including the oral tradition.
Instance ofsacred text, sacred writing, religious writing, religious textwriting that is venerated for the worship of a deity
English > Torah: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit.
SynonymsPentateuch, Laws
Instance ofsacred text, sacred writing, religious writing, religious textwriting that is venerated for the worship of a deity
Part ofOld TestamentThe collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people
Tanakh, Tanach, Hebrew ScriptureThe Jewish scriptures which consist of three divisions--the Torah and the Prophets and the Writings
PartsDeuteronomy, Book of DeuteronomyThe fifth book of the Old Testament
Exodus, Book of ExodusThe second book of the Old Testament
Genesis, Book of GenesisThe first book of the Old Testament
Leviticus, Book of LeviticusThe third book of the Old Testament
Numbers, Book of NumbersThe fourth book of the Old Testament
Spanishpentateuco, Pentateuco, Torah
Catalanpentateuc, Pentateuc, Torah
English > Torah: 3 senses > noun 3, communication
Meaning(Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written; is used in a synagogue during services.
CategoryJudaismThe monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Broaderscroll, rollA document that can be rolled ... / rolled up (as for storage)

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