shul

or schul

[ shool, shool ]
/ ʃul, ʃʊl /

noun, plural shuln [shooln, shooln], /ʃuln, ʃʊln/, Yiddish.

a synagogue.

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British Dictionary definitions for shul

shul

schul

/ (ʃuːl) /

noun

the Yiddish word for synagogue

Word Origin for shul

Yiddish: synagogue, from Old High German scuola school 1
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