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Humash

[Sephardic Hebrew khoo-mahsh; Ashkenazic Hebrew khoo -muh sh] /Sephardic Hebrew xuˈmɑʃ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈxʊ məʃ/
noun, plural Humashim
[Sephardic Hebrew khoo-mah-sheem; Ashkenazic Hebrew khoo-maw-shim] /Sephardic Hebrew xu mɑˈʃim; Ashkenazic Hebrew xʊˈmɔ ʃɪm/ (Show IPA).
Hebrew.
1.
the Pentateuch.
Also, Chumash.
Origin
ḥummāsh, akin to ḥāmēsh five
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