Try Our Apps


Pore Over vs. Pour Over

Beth Hillel

[Sephardic Hebrew bet hee-lel] /Sephardic Hebrew ˈbɛt hiˈlɛl/
noun, Hebrew.
the school of Jewish legal thought and hermeneutics founded in Jerusalem in the 1st century b.c. by the Jewish spiritual leader Hillel and characterized by its systematic use of interpretive principles and a certain flexibility in interpreting the oral and written law.
Compare Beth Shammai.
Origin of Beth Hillel
bēth Hillēl literally, house of Hillel Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Beth Hillel

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Beth

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for beth hillel