Origin of Shema
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The other practical observances like prayer, the reading of "Shema," and so on.
The Inquisition was obliged to forbid the uttering of the word "Shema" with a threat of heavy punishment.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)
To the commandments of the tongue belong the reading of the Shema, grace after meals, the priestly benediction, and so on.
In this palace a seal was found bearing a lion and the inscription belonging to Shema, the servant of Jeroboam.Archology and the Bible
George A. Barton
Oesterley (in loco) adds that “the very parchment on which the Shema is written is efficacious in keeping demons at a distance.”Studies in the Epistle of James
A. T. Robertson
Word Origin for Shema
from Hebrew shema "hear!," imperative of shama "to hear." First word of Deut. vi:4.