daf yomi

Definitions

  • Lit. "page of the day", refers to the program of study of a page of Talmud every day

Example Sentences

  • "Do you learn daf yomi?"

Languages of Origin

Modern Hebrew

Etymology

דף יומי

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).

Notes

Can refer to the actual page of Talmud being studied or the program of study itself

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