Glossary beginning with D
- D'var Torah
- A sermon or talk explicating a Jewish text. plural: Divrei Torah
- (Yiddish) Pray; particularly, praying in a traditional manner, mouthing the words of the prayer softly while swaying.
- Dina is Jacob's only daughter. She is raped in Genesis 34.
- A 4-sided top bearing the letters "nun," "gimel," "hay," and "shin" for nes gadol haya sham - a great miracle happened there.(In Israel, dreidels have a "peh" for "po", "here" -- a great miracle happened here.) Played with on Chanukah in a kind of poker game.