Talmud

noun Tal·mud \ ˈtäl-ˌmu̇d , ˈtal-məd \

Definition of Talmud

: the authoritative body of Jewish tradition comprising the Mishnah and Gemara

Talmudic

play \tal-ˈmü-dik, -ˈmyü-, -ˈmə-; täl-ˈmu̇-\ adjective

talmudism

play \ˈtäl-ˌmu̇-ˌdi-zəm, ˈtal-, -mə-\ noun, often capitalized

Origin and Etymology of talmud

Late Hebrew talmūdh, literally, instruction

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Talmud

noun Tal·mud \ ˈtäl-ˌmu̇d , ˈtal-məd \

Definition of Talmud for Students

: a collection of writings on Jewish law and custom and religious practice

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