cabbala

[ kab-uh-luh, kuh-bah- ]
/ ˈkæb ə lə, kəˈbɑ- /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. cabbage-tree hat,
  2. cabbagehead,
  3. cabbagetown,
  4. cabbageworm,
  5. cabbagy,
  6. cabbalistic,
  7. cabbie,
  8. cabble,
  9. cabby,
  10. cabdriver

Related formscab·ba·lism, nouncab·ba·list, nouncab·ba·lis·tic, cab·ba·lis·ti·cal, adjectivecab·ba·lis·ti·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for cabbalist

cabbala

/ (kəˈbɑːlə) /

noun

a variant spelling of kabbalah
Derived Formscabbalism (ˈkæbəˌlɪzəm), nouncabbalist, nouncabbalistic, adjective

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Word Origin and History for cabbalist

cabbala

n.

1520s, from Medieval Latin cabbala, from Mishnaic Hebrew qabbalah "reception, received lore, tradition," especially "tradition of mystical interpretation of the Old Testament," from qibbel "to receive, admit, accept." Cf. Arabic qabala "he received, accepted."

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