Talmud Torah

[ Sephardic Hebrew tahl-moodtaw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew tahl-mood toh-ruh, -muhd; English tahl-muhd tawr-uh, tohr-uh, tal- ]

nounHebrew.
  1. (in Europe) a community-supported Jewish elementary school for teaching children Hebrew, Bible, and the fundamentals of Judaism.

  2. (in the U.S.) a Jewish religious school for children, holding classes at the end of the secular school day.

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