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parokheth

or pa路ro路khet, pa路ro路cheth, pa路ro路chet

[ Sephardic Hebrew paw-raw-khet; Ashkenazic Hebrew puh-roh-khes ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew p蓴藞r蓴 x蓻t; Ashkenazic Hebrew p蓹藞ro蕣 x蓻s /
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noun Hebrew.
a richly embroidered curtain that hangs in front of the Holy Ark in a synagogue.
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Origin of parokheth

p膩rokheth curtain, derivative of p膩rakh seperate, set off
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