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Definition of "heder" [heder]

  • An elementary school in which students are taught to read Hebrew texts. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "heder" in a sentence
  • "Joseph was in heder all day; the baby was a quiet little thing; Mashke was no worse than usual."
  • "I was wild with indignation and pity when I remembered how my poor brother had been cruelly tormented because he did not want to sit in heder and learn what was after all false or useless."
  • "Analogizing itself from the modern heders of Eastern Europe (the so-called heder metukkan), these American schools offered girls a supplementary school curriculum that emphasized Hebrew language, grammar, conversation, and literature."
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