baal kore

[Sephardic Hebrew bahl kaw re; Ashkenazic Hebrew bahl koh-rey]

noun Hebrew.

an official in the synagogue, as a cantor, who reads the weekly portion of the Torah.

Origin of baal kore

baʿal qōrē literally, reading master
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