1. the whole body of the Jewish sacred writings and tradition including the oral tradition

Definition categories: communication

2. the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit

Similar word(s): laws, pentateuch

Definition categories: communication

3. (Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written; is used in a synagogue during services

Definition categories: communication, roll, scroll

Sentences with torah as a noun:

- An anonymous donor has provided us with a lovely new Torah.

- There was a lovely leather-bound Torah on the bookshelf.