Devarim

Definitions

  • "the Book of Deuteronomy", [lit. "words"] (JPS)

Example Sentences

  • "We start reading Dvarim this week."

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew
  • Etymology

    • דברים
      • Who Uses This

        • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education

        Regions

      • North America
      • Dictionaries

        • The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
        • The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).

        Alternative Spellings

        Dvorim, Dvarim, Devorim

        Notes

        • 5th book of the Torah

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