Examples from the Web for cheder
Historical Examples of cheder
And that was how it came about that there were two parties at "Reb" Yankel's "Cheder."
On the one side was the whole "Cheder," on the other Getzel.
The "Cheder" was full of noise and tumult and shouting that reached to the sky.
He had sent to him, to the "Cheder," the best of everything.
The "Cheder" is not far away, in the next house, that is to say, in the next room.
- (in Western countries) elementary religious education classes, usually outside normal school hours
- more traditionally, a full-time elementary religious school
- informal a place of corrective instruction; prison