Pirke Avoth

or Pir·ke A·vot, Pir·ke A·both, Pir·ke A·bot

[ Sephardic Hebrew peer-ke ah-vawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew pir-key-aw-vohs ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew pirˈkɛ ɑˈvɔt; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈpɪr keɪˈɔ voʊs /

noun Judaism.

a treatise of the Mishnah that comprises six chapters and consists chiefly of proverbs, aphorisms, and principles of ethics, law, and religion.

Origin of Pirke Avoth

Hebrew pirqē ābhōth chapters of the fathers
Also called Ethics of the Fathers.
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