I went to a synagogue the other day and after presenting the chief rabbi with an apple he exclaimed 'TODAH!'. Anyone know what this means?

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It means thank you. Here is a transliterated hebrew dictionary of sorts, such that you can write a word by typing English letters and get a translation. http://www.doitinhebrew.com/Translate/default.aspx?kb=IL+Hebrew+Phonetic#.UtkkCH-9KSM

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