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Mishnah

[English, Ashkenazic Hebrew mish-nuh; Sephardic Hebrew meesh-nah]
noun, plural Mishnayoth, Mishnayot, Mishnayos [English, Ashkenazic Hebrew mish-nuh-yohs; Sephardic Hebrew meesh-nah-yawt] . English, Mishnahs. Judaism.
1.
the collection of oral laws compiled about a.d. 200 by Rabbi Judah ha-Nasi and forming the basic part of the Talmud.
2.
an article or section of this collection.
Also, Mishna.


Origin:
1600–10; < Medieval Hebrew mishnāh literally, teaching by oral repetition

Mishnaic [mish-ney-ik] , Mishnic, Mishnical, adjective
post-Mishnaic, adjective
post-Mishnic, adjective
post-Mishnical, adjective
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Mishna (ˈmɪʃnə, Hebrew miʃˈna)
 
n , pl Mishnayoth
Judaism See also Gemara a compilation of precepts passed down as an oral tradition and collected by Judah ha-Nasi in the late second century ad. It forms the earlier part of the Talmud
 
[C17: from Hebrew: instruction by repetition, from shānāh to repeat]
 
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