1.1An Orthodox Jewish elementary or secondary school.
More example sentences
- Danny attends a Hassidic yeshiva, a school devoted entirely to Judaism.
- I went to yeshiva for 15 years, I don't think we discussed the messiah for 10 minutes.
- My years in yeshiva were spectacular, in some measure because they were so intensely fueled by a totally denied sexuality.
from Hebrew yĕšīḇāh.
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