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[Sephardic Hebrew see-door; Ashkenazic Hebrew si-duh r, si-doo r; English sid-er] /Sephardic Hebrew siˈdur; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈsɪ dər, sɪˈdʊər; English ˈsɪd ər/
noun, plural siddurim
[Sephardic Hebrew see-doo-reem; Ashkenazic Hebrew si-doo -rim] /Sephardic Hebrew si duˈrim; Ashkenazic Hebrew sɪˈdʊ rɪm/ (Show IPA).
English, siddurs. Hebrew.
a Jewish prayer book designed for use chiefly on days other than festivals and holy days; a daily prayer book.
Compare mahzor.
Origin of siddur
siddūr literally, arrangement Unabridged
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/siːˈduːr; English ˈsɪdʊə/
noun (pl) -durim (-duːˈriːm) -durs
(Judaism) the Jewish prayer book
Word Origin
literally: order
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