[ ool-pahn, ool-pahn ]
/ ˈul pɑn, ulˈpɑn /
noun, plural ul·pa·nim [ool-pah-neem] /ˌul pɑˈnim/.
an institute or school for intensive study of Hebrew, especially by immigrants to Israel.
Origin of ulpan
1945–50; < Modern Hebrew: literally, instruction < Aramaic ūlpān
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