n. Co-ed supplementary Jewish religious school, usually Reform.
n. Orthodox women's seminary, especially in Israel.
"I am going to teach the ninth graders at midrasha this year."
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
מדרשה Modern Hebrew 'training college, secondary school' (coined by Eliezer Ben-Yehuda)
- 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
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
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