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Sepher Torah

[ Sephardic Hebrew se-fer taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew sey-fuhr toh-ruh, toi-ruh; English sey-fer tawr-uh, tohr-uh ]

noun

, Hebrew.
, plural Si·phrei To·rah [see-, frey, taw-, rah, si, -f, r, ey , toh, -, r, uh, toi, -, r, uh], English Sepher Torahs.
  1. 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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Word History and Origins

Origin of Sepher Torah1

sēpher tōrāh literally, book of law

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