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Zohar

[zoh-hahr]
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noun
  1. a medieval mystical work, consisting chiefly of interpretations of and commentaries on the Pentateuch: the definitive work of Jewish cabala.
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Zohar

noun
  1. Judaism a mystical work, consisting of a commentary on parts of the Pentateuch and the Hagiographa, probably composed in the 2nd century ad
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Zohar

1680s, Hebrew, literally "light, splendor."

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