n. The/a Torah reading.
n. "A preliminary study of a sugya involving only a cursory understanding of it: overview" (Weiser).
"I still haven't learned my leining for my bar mitzvah!"
"Ask him to prepare the leining; he has the most achraius." (Weiser)
Languages of Origin
lain + ing
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
- Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
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