Meaning of baal kore*

baal ko•re

Pronunciation: (Seph.bäl kô re' Ashk. bäl kō'rā), [key]
— Hebrew. Hebrew.
  1. an official in the synagogue, as a cantor, who reads the weekly portion of the Torah.
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