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Sepher Torah

[Sephardic Hebrew se-fer taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew sey-fuh r toh-ruh, toi-ruh; English sey-fer tawr-uh, tohr-uh] /Sephardic Hebrew ˈsɛ fɛr tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈseɪ fər ˈtoʊ rə, ˈtɔɪ rə; English ˈseɪ fər ˈtɔr ə, ˈtoʊr ə/
noun, plural Siphrei Torah
[Sephardic Hebrew see-frey taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew si-frey toh-ruh, toi-ruh] /Sephardic Hebrew siˈfreɪ tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈsɪ freɪ ˈtoʊ rə, ˈtɔɪ rə/ (Show IPA).
English, Sepher Torahs. Hebrew.
1.
a scroll of the Torah, typically of parchment, from which the designated Parashah is chanted or read on the prescribed days.
Also, Sefer Torah.
Origin of Sepher Torah
sēpher tōrāh literally, book of law
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