[tahl-moo-dist, -muh-, tal-]


a person versed in the Talmud.
one of the writers or compilers of the Talmud.
a person who accepts or supports the doctrines of the Talmud.

Origin of Talmudist

First recorded in 1560–70; Talmud + -ist
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Related Words for talmudist

priest, teacher, master, rabbin, talmudist

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a scholar specializing in the study of the Talmud
any of the writers of or contributors to the Talmud
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