Shulhan Arukh

Shulhan Arukh

[Sephardic Hebrew shool-khahn ah-rookh; Ashkenazic Hebrew shool-khuhn aw-rookh; English shool-kuhn aw-ruhk]
noun
an authoritative code of Jewish law and custom compiled by the Talmudic scholar Joseph Caro (1488–1575), the original edition published in Vienna in 1565 emphasizing the practices of Sephardic Jews.
Also, Shulhan Aruk, Shulhan Aruch.
Compare Mappah.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To shulhan arukh
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: shulhan aruk
Next Definition: shull
Words Near: shulhan arukh
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for shulhan arukh
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing shulhan arukh
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;