Are there differences between an ashkenazi, sephardi and teymani sefer torah in terms of the words? Are any words different between the sifrei torah of these different communities?

Answer:

There are a number of small differences between the different traditions of writing a Sefer Torah.

The most renowned difference is the writing of the word “dakha” of “petzua dakha” in Devarim 23:2 (whether it is written with an aleph or with a hei) – though today many Ashkenazi sefarim also write the word with a hei – but there are also a number of other differences.

The different versions can be seen here.

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