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Haphtarah

[Sephardic Hebrew hahf-tah-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew hahf-taw-ruh, -toh-] /Sephardic Hebrew hɑf tɑˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew hɑfˈtɔ rə, -ˈtoʊ-/
noun, plural Haphtaroth, Haphtarot, Haphtaros
[Sephardic Hebrew hahf-tah-rawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew hahf-taw-rohs, -roht, -toh-] /Sephardic Hebrew hɑf tɑˈrɔt; Ashkenazic Hebrew hɑfˈtɔ roʊs, -roʊt, -ˈtoʊ-/ (Show IPA),
Haphtarahs. Judaism.
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Haftarah

/hɑːfˈtəʊrə; Hebrew haftaˈraː/
noun (pl) -taroth (-ˈtəʊrəʊt; Hebrew) (-taˈroːt)
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(Judaism) a short reading from the Prophets which follows the reading from the Torah on Sabbaths and festivals, and relates either to the theme of the Torah reading or to the observances of the day See also maftir

Haphtarah

/hɑːfˈtəʊrə; Hebrew haftaˈraː/
noun (pl) -taroth (-ˈtəʊrəʊt; Hebrew) (-taˈroːt), -tarahs
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a variant spelling of Haftarah
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