rabbinism

[rab-uh-niz-uh m]
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noun

the beliefs, practices, and precepts of the rabbis of the Talmudic period.

Nearby words

  1. rabbin,
  2. rabbinate,
  3. rabbinic,
  4. rabbinical,
  5. rabbinics,
  6. rabbinist,
  7. rabbinite,
  8. rabbinitic,
  9. rabbit,
  10. rabbit ball

Origin of rabbinism

First recorded in 1645–55; rabbin + -ism

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British Dictionary definitions for rabbinism

rabbinism

noun

the teachings and traditions of the rabbis of the Talmudic period
Derived Formsrabbinist, noun, adjectiverabbinistic, adjective

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