- learning, law, instruction, etc.
- [usuallyT-] the whole body of Jewish religious literature, including the Scripture and the Talmud
- the Pentateuch
- pl. to·roth or to′rot , to·rahs or to′ras a parchment scroll containing the Pentateuch
Origin of torahClassical Hebrew (language) tora, law from hora, to teach from root jrh, to cast, throw