beth hamidrash

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hebrew בית (beyt, house) + ה־ (ha-, the) + מדרש (midrash, Midrash)‎

Noun[edit]

beth hamidrash (plural beth hamidrashes)

  1. A Jewish house of study where the study of the Torah is undertaken.