Rabbeinu Tam


  • a second pair of tefillin worn by some Orthodox and Chasidic men, especially Chabad

Example Sentences

  • "I messed up today. I put the Rabbeinu Tam in the Rashi bag."

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew


  • רבינו תם Rabbeinu Tam 'our Rabbi Tam'
    • Who Uses This

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


      • Australia / New Zealand
      • South Africa
      • Great Britain
      • North America


      • None

      Alternative Spellings

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  • The standard pair of tefillin is known as Rashi's tefillin.

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