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chavurah

[Sephardic Hebrew, Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-voo-rah; English khah-voo-rah]
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noun, plural cha·vu·roth, cha·vu·rot [Sephardic Hebrew khah-voo-rawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-voo-rohs] /Sephardic Hebrew ˌxɑ vuˈrɔt; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˌxɑ vuˈroʊs/, English cha·vu·rahs. Hebrew.
  1. havurah.

havurah

or cha·vu·rah

[Sephardic Hebrew, Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-voo-rah; English khah-voo-rah]
noun, plural ha·vu·roth, ha·vu·rot [Sephardic Hebrew khah-voo-rawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-voo-rohs] /Sephardic Hebrew ˌxɑ vuˈrɔt; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˌxɑ vuˈroʊs/, English ha·vu·rahs. Hebrew.
  1. a Jewish fellowship, especially an informal one that meets regularly for discussion or prayer.

Origin of havurah

ḥăbhūrāh literally, company, group
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