shiur

noun plural shiurim (ʃiʊˈrim, ʃiˈʊːrim)

a lesson, esp one in which a passage of the Talmud is studied together by a group of people

Nearby words

  1. shittah,
  2. shitten,
  3. shittim,
  4. shittim wood,
  5. shitty,
  6. shiv,
  7. shiva,
  8. shiva-shakti,
  9. shivah,
  10. shivah asar betammuz

Word Origin for shiur

from Hebrew, literally: measurement

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