minyae

Minyan

[min-yuhn] . Classical Mythology.
adjective
1.
descended from Minyas.
2.
being or pertaining to a gray, wheel-thrown pottery produced in ancient Greece during the early part of the Helladic period, c2000 b.c.
noun
3.
Minyans, Also, Minyae [min-yee] . the descendants of Minyas who inhabited Orchomenus in Boeotia and Iolcus in Thessaly.
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minyan (minˈjan, English ˈmɪnjən)
 
n , pl minyanim, minyans
the number of persons required by Jewish law to be present for a religious service, namely, at least ten males over thirteen years of age
 
[literally: number]

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