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Some claim that its name was actually coined as an acronym; which sanctified container is it?




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Answer: the Ark

The word Ark as in Ark of the Covenant was coined as an acronym of aron kodesh, holy chest. It denotes the cabinet where the Torah scrolls were kept. Its English homonym ark (as in Noah's ark) is a translation of the Hebrew teyvah, boat.


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