Origin of Judaism
Related formsan·ti-Ju·da·ism, noun
British Dictionary definitions for judaism
Derived FormsJudaistic, adjective
Culture definitions for judaism
The religion of the Israelites of the Bible (see also Bible) and of the Jews (see also Jews) of today, based on the teachings of the Torah. Judaism involves the belief in one God, whose Chosen People are the Jews. Abraham is considered the founder of Judaism, although Moses, who delivered the laws of God to the Israelites, is also an important figure.