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TheMoedim.com has provided this glossary of Hebrew and Greek words to aid our readers in the understanding of key concepts used on the site.
olah- The Hebrew word for "burnt offering". This word comes from a Hebrew root that means "to go up" as in "to go up in smoke". It is something that is wholly devoted to G-d. Strongs #5930. Pronounced oh LAH. Plural "olim".