Baraita

noun
Ba·​rai·​ta
variants: or Baraitha \ bəˈrītə \
plural Baraitas or Baraithas also Baraitoth\ ˌbärīˈtōt , -​tōth , -​tōs \ or Baraitot\ -​ˈtōt , -​ˈtōs \ or Baraithoth\ -​t , -​th , -​s \ or Baraithot\ -​t , -​s \

Definition of Baraita

: a traditional Jewish interpretation or statement of biblical law dating from the tannaitic period but not included in the Mishnah

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History and Etymology for Baraita

Aramaic barrāythā extraneous matter

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“Baraita.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baraita. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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