beth hamidrash

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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.