Meaning of Ner Tamid*

Ner Ta•mid

Pronunciation: (Seph.ner' tä-mēd' Ashk. nâr' tô-mid' Eng. nâr' tä'mid), [key]
— Hebrew. Hebrew.
  1. a lamp that is set above and in front of the Holy Ark in a synagogue and is kept burning constantly.
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