shemona esrei

World English Dictionary
Shemona Esrei (ʃəməˈna ɛsˈreɪ, Yiddish ˈʃmonə ˈɛsreɪ)
 
n
Judaism another name for Amidah
 
[literally: eighteen (blessings)]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: shemitism
Next Definition: shemoneh esreh
Words Near: shemona esrei
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for shemona esrei
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing shemona esrei
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature