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religious school

Definitions

  • after-school jewish supplementary education, usually from elementary through high school. may occur during the week or on sundays.

Example Sentences

  • "I work in the religious school at the local synagogue on Tuesday afternoons and Sunday mornings."

Languages of Origin

English

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

Notes

The term "religious school" is usually associated with Reform institutions, which Conservative institutions usually favor "Hebrew school".

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