Origin of Torah
How to use Torah in a sentence
Two and a half months later, Abdullah was transferred to the Tora prison complex in southern Cairo, where he now resides.Al Jazeera Journo Abdullah El-Shamy Goes On Hunger Strike In Egyptian Jail|Jonathan Krohn|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Osama bin Laden was far from alone at Tora Bora when American military units had him within their reach.How Al Qaeda Escaped Afghanistan and Lived to Fight Another Day|Yaniv Barzilai|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Right now, thousands of miles away from his family in Tora Prison, Greste is certainly grateful for the global support.
But from Tora Bora onward, political life in America became one frustration after the next.
It was no secret that the core of al Qaeda retreated to Tora Bora in the previous weeks.How Bin Laden Escaped in 2001—The lessons of Tora Bora|Yaniv Barzilai|December 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Tora and she were at one on the point, though it was not put too bluntly between them.
Tora had taken her line and at once conceived hesitation to be impossible.
Tora had put it into her head, of course, Godfrey thought angrily.
"Well, if he doesn't agree with what we're doing, I think he's right not to stay," said Tora.
"Of course not, dear," remarked Tora, as she went off to her roses.
British Dictionary definitions for Torah
- the Pentateuch
- the scroll on which this is written, used in synagogue services
Word Origin for Torah
Cultural definitions for Torah
The law on which Judaism is founded (torah is Hebrew for “law”). This law is contained in the first five books of the Bible (see also Bible) (Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy). Torah can also refer to the entire body of Jewish law and wisdom, including what is contained in oral tradition.