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house of study

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noun
  1. Beth Midrash.

Origin of house of study

First recorded in 1925–30
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Historical Examples

  • He hurries back to the house-of-study, to be at least in time for prayers.

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    Isaac Loeb Peretz

  • Everywhere else it smoked, but in the house-of-study it crackled!

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    Isaac Loeb Peretz

  • And Yssil withdrew from the street and the house-of-study as well.

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    Isaac Loeb Peretz

  • That evening we assembled in the Rebbe's house-of-study, to usher in the Sabbath.

  • During the day she saw nothing of him, for he spent it in the house-of-study or in the Stbel.