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How many letters are in the Torah?

How many words are in the Torah?

How many verses are in the Torah?

How many chapters are in the Torah?

How many letters, words, verses, and chapters are in every sefer of the Torah?

How many letters are in the Tanach?

How many words are in the Tanach?

How many verses are in the Tanach?

How many chapters are in the Tanach?

How many letters, words, verses, and chapters are in every sefer of the Tanach?

I just want to get a sense of how big it is. And to compare with other texts. Statistics.

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Which version of the Torah? –  Double AA Aug 5 at 17:22
    
this for the torah aishdas.org/toratemet/en_pamphlet9.html –  Danno Aug 5 at 17:29

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There are 304,805 letters in the Torah.

There are 79,976 words in the Torah.

There are 5,888 or 5,845 verses in the Torah.

Bereishit (Genesis)

  • 12 Sidrot
  • 50 Chapters
  • 1,534 Verses

Shmot (Exodus)

  • 11 Sidrot
  • 40 Chapter
  • 1,209 Verses

Vayikra (Leviticus)

  • 10 Sidrot
  • 27 Chapters
  • 859 Verses

Bamidbar (Numbers)

  • 10 Sidrot
  • 36 Chapters
  • 1,288 Verses

Devarim (Deuteronomy)

  • 11 Sidrot
  • 34 Chapters
  • 955 Verses

Sources:

http://www.torahtots.com/torah/tanach_facts.htm. http://www.aishdas.org/toratemet/en_pamphlet9.html

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This is a community wiki, add on the answers I did not add. –  user6781 Aug 5 at 18:55
    
How do you know this? Which version of the text are you using? –  Double AA Aug 5 at 18:55
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"Which version of the text are you using?" I do not get that question. We all use the same Torah. (Which was written by Moshe Rabbeinu) –  user6781 Aug 5 at 18:56
    
How many letters does your Torah have in Bamidbar 1:17? Mine has 35. Is that what yours has? –  Double AA Aug 5 at 18:58
    
No if I counted correctly it had 36 –  user6781 Aug 5 at 19:05

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