Torah

Definitions of Torah
  1. noun
    the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit
    synonyms: Laws, Pentateuch
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    example of:
    religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing
    writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
  2. noun
    (Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written; is used in a synagogue during services
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    type of:
    roll, scroll
    a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)
  3. noun
    the whole body of the Jewish sacred writings and tradition including the oral tradition
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    religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing
    writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
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