Associations to the word «Yeshiva»

Wiktionary

YESHIVA, noun. (Judaism) An academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts.
YESHIVA, noun. Alternative letter-case form of yeshiva

Dictionary definition

YESHIVA, noun. An academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud).

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.