Mishnah

noun Mish·nah \ ˈmish-nə \
variants: or Mishna

Definition of Mishnah

:the collection of mostly halachic Jewish traditions compiled about a.d. 200 and made the basic part of the Talmud

Mishnaic

play \mish-ˈnā-ik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of mishnah

Hebrew mishnāh instruction, oral law


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