vaad

[ Sephardic Hebrew vah-ahd; Ashkenazic Hebrew vah-ahd ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew vɑˈɑd; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈvɑ ɑd /

noun, plural va·a·dim [Sephardic Hebrew vah-ah-deem; Ashkenazic Hebrew vah-ah-dim] /Sephardic Hebrew vɑ ɑˈdim; Ashkenazic Hebrew vɑˈɑ dɪm/. Hebrew.

a Jewish council offering advice on or having authority over certain community affairs.

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