Etymology
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madrasah (n.)

Islamic college, school for religious education of youth, 1620s, from Arabic madrasah, literally "a place of study," from locative prefix ma- + stem of darasa "he read repeatedly, he studied," which is related to Hebrew darash (compare midrash "biblical interpretation").

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Definitions of madrasah

madrasah (n.)
Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan;
Synonyms: madrasa
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