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  • yeshiva yeshiva  /jɪ ˈʃi və/ ?  an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)

    yeshiva meaning(s) 

    • (n) an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)

    yeshiva usage(s)

    1. In a series of raids following tip-offs from victims' relatives, neighbors and hospital workers, the police have arrested ultra-orthodox wives, husbands and yeshiva students.
    2. The massacre in the nationalist yeshiva revives the goals of the settlers and raises the specter of Hamas' old terror tactics.
  • yeshivah yeshivah  an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)
  • yeshivahs yeshivahs  an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)
  • yeshivoth yeshivoth  an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)
  • yesterday yesterday  /ˈ jɛ stər ˌdeɪ/ ?  the day immediately before today
  • yesteryear yesteryear  /ˈ jɛ stə ˌrjɪr/ ?  the time that has elapsed
  • yet yet  /ˈ jɛt/ ?  up to the present time
  • yeti yeti  /ˈ jɛ ti/ ?  a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas
  • yevgeni aleksandrovich yevtushenko yevgeni aleksandrovich yevtushenko  Russian poet who expressed the feelings…
  • yevgeni yevtushenko yevgeni yevtushenko  Russian poet who expressed the feelings of the post-Stalinist…
  • yevtushenko yevtushenko  /ˌ jɛv tə ˈʃɛŋ koʊ/ ?  Russian poet who expressed the feelings of the post-Stalinist…
  • yew yew  /ˈ ju/ ?  wood of a yew; especially the durable fine-grained light brown or red wood of the…
  • yew family yew family  sometimes classified as member of order Taxales
  • yezo yezo  the second largest of the four main islands of Japan; to the north of Honshu
  • ygdrasil ygdrasil  (Norse mythology) a huge ash tree whose roots and branches hold the earth and…
  • yggdrasil yggdrasil  (Norse mythology) a huge ash tree whose roots and branches hold the earth and…
  • yhvh yhvh  a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew consonants…
  • yhwh yhwh  a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew consonants…
  • yi yi  /ˈ ji/ ?  a Loloish language
  • yib yib  a unit of information equal to 1024 zebibytes or 2^80 bytes
  • yibit yibit  a unit of information equal to 1024 zebibits or 2^80 bits
  • yid yid  (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew
  • yiddish yiddish  /ˈ jɪ dɪʃ/ ?  a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken…
  • yield yield  /ˈ jild/ ?  production of a certain amount
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