hebrew

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
Hebrew minor prophet Abdias , Aggeus , Habakkuk , Haggai , Joel , Obadiah
first Hebrew letter alef
1st letter of the Hebrew alphabet aleph
Hebrew shepherd and minor prophet Amos
16th letter of the Hebrew alphabet ayin
word for chaos or fiasco borrowed from modern Hebrew (where it is a loan word from Russian) balagan
ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons bath
2nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet beth
esoteric theosophy of rabbinical origin based on the Hebrew scriptures and developed between the 7th and 18th centuries Cabala , Cabbala , Cabbalah , Kabala , Kabbala , Kabbalah , Qabbala , Qabbalah
4th letter of the Hebrew alphabet daleth
Hebrew prophet in the Old Testament who opposed the worship of idols; he was persecuted for rebuking Ahab and Jezebel (king and queen of Israel); he was taken up to heaven in a chariot of fire (circa 9th century BC) Elijah
ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel epha , ephah
(Roman Catholic Church) one of the great fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420) Eusebius Hieronymus , Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus , Hieronymus , Jerome , Saint Jerome , St. Jerome
Hebrew prophet of the 6th century BC who was exiled to Babylon in 587 BC Ezechiel , Ezekiel
3rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet gimel
third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures Hagiographa , Ketubim , Writings
Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man Hakham
Talmudic literature that deals with law and with the interpretation of the laws on the Hebrew Scriptures Halacha , Halaka , Halakah
5th letter of the Hebrew alphabet he
Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino) Hebraic alphabet , Hebrew alphabet , Hebrew script
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