Sepher Torah

[ Sephardic Hebrew se-fer taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew sey-fuhr -toh-ruh, toi-ruh; English sey-fer -tawr-uh, tohr-uh ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew ˈsɛ fɛr tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈseɪ fər ˈtoʊ rə, ˈtɔɪ rə; English ˈseɪ fər ˈtɔr ə, ˈtoʊr ə /

noun, plural Si·phrei To·rah [Sephardic Hebrew see-frey taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew si-frey -toh-ruh, toi-ruh], /Sephardic Hebrew siˈfreɪ tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈsɪ freɪ ˈtoʊ rə, ˈtɔɪ rə/, English Sepher Torahs.Hebrew.

a scroll of the Torah, typically of parchment, from which the designated Parashah is chanted or read on the prescribed days.

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Origin of Sepher Torah

sēpher tōrāh literally, book of law

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