variants or Baraitha
plural Baraitas or Baraithas also Baraitoth
or Baraitot
or Baraithoth
or Baraithot
: a traditional Jewish interpretation or statement of biblical law dating from the tannaitic period but not included in the Mishnah

Word History


Aramaic barrāythā extraneous matter

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“Baraita.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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