Definition of Tefillah

1. tefillin [n TEFILLAH] - See also: tefillin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tefillah

teetotalling
teetotally
teetotals
teetotum
teetotums
teets
teev
teewit
teewits
tef
teff
teff grass
teffs
tefibazumab
tefilla
tefillah (current term)
tefillin
teflons
teflurane
tefs
teg
tegafur
tegaserod
tegengrenite
tegestologist
tegestologists
tegestology
tegg
teggs
tegmen

Literary usage of Tefillah

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Jewish Religion by Michael Friedländer (1891)
"The tefillah, or ... tefillah, "Prayer" par excellence, is called Amidah (lit., " standing"), because the worshipper stands during the time he offers it up. ..."

2. Education in Ancient Israel: From Earliest Times to 70 A.D. by Fletcher Harper Swift (1919)
"By means of these straps the worshiper binds one tefillah on the forehead ... The case of the head tefillah is divided into four compartments in each of ..."

3. Education in Ancient Israel: From Earliest Times to 70 A.D. by Fletcher Harper Swift (1919)
"By means of these straps the worshiper binds one tefillah on the forehead ... The case of the head tefillah is divided into four compartments in each of ..."

4. The Reform Movement in Judaism by David Philipson (1907)
"On holidays a meditation on the special significance of the holiday is to be inserted between the tefillah and Hallel.* The petition for geshem and <at5 is ..."

5. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People by Chambers, W. and R., publ (1876)
"Between the Shemah and the tefillah was inserted the Geulah (Liberation), or praise for the miraculous deliverance from Egypt and the constant ..."

6. The International Cyclopedia: A Compendium of Human Knowledge, Rev. with by Selim Hobart Peabody, Charles Francis Richardson (1898)
"Between the Shemah and the tefillah was inserted the Geulah (liberation), or praise for the miraculous deliverance from Egypt and the constant watchings of ..."

7. Chambers' Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1874)
"Between the Shemah and the tefillah was inserted the Geulah (Liberation) ... the intermediate portion of the tefillah was changed according to the special ..."

8. Annual Convention by Central Conference of American Rabbis (1891)
"... -tefillah. There can be no object of true piety in rehearsing them from the previous ... -tefillah. ..."

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