heder

[khey-duhr; English khey-der, -hey-]
noun, plural ha·da·rim [khuh-dah-rim] /xəˈdɑ rɪm/, English he·ders. Yiddish.
  1. (especially in Europe) a private Jewish elementary school for teaching children Hebrew, Bible, and the fundamentals of Judaism.
  2. (in the U.S.) Talmud Torah(def 2).
Also cheder.
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heder

noun plural hadarim (xadaˈriːm)
  1. a variant spelling of cheder
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