Shemona Esrei


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Shemona Esrei

(ʃəməˈna ɛsˈreɪ; Yiddish ˈʃmonə ˈɛsreɪ)
n
(Judaism) Judaism another name for Amidah
[literally: eighteen (blessings)]
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For example, certain morning prayers cannot take place until after sunrise, such as putting on tefillin and the silent Amidah, or Shemona Esrei.