תורה

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See also: תּורה

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root י־ר־ה , whence also יָרָה (yará, to teach)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

תּוֹרָה (toráf (plural indefinite form תּוֹרוֹת, singular construct form תּוֹרַת)

  1. Torah, the Law, the Pentateuch
    • Joshua 1:7, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      רַק חֲזַק וֶאֱמַץ מְאֹד לִשְׁמֹר לַעֲשׂוֹת כְּכָל הַתּוֹרָה אֲשֶׁר צִוְּךָ מֹשֶׁה עַבְדִּי אַל תָּסוּר מִמֶּנּוּ יָמִין וּשְׂמֹאול לְמַעַן תַּשְׂכִּיל בְּכֹל אֲשֶׁר תֵּלֵךְ׃
      Only be strong and very courageous, to observe to do according to all the law, which Moses My servant commanded thee; turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest have good success whithersoever thou goest.
  2. instruction, teaching
  3. theory

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew תורה.

Proper noun[edit]

תורה f (Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling tora)

  1. (Judaism) Torah