Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “the Torah”

the Torah

noun [S]     /ˈtɔː.rə/ US  /ˈtɔːr.ə/
the first five books of the Jewish Bible that deal with the law of GodJudaismThe Bible - people, events and places
(Definition of the Torah noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of the Torah

Definitions of “the Torah” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More