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Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962) Adolf Eichmann , Eichmann , Karl Adolf Eichmann
(Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel aliyah
someone who hates and would persecute Jews anti-Semite , Jew-baiter
relating to the discrimination against Jews anti-Semitic
Nazi concentration camp for Jews in southwestern Poland during World War II Auschwitz
ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king) Babylonia , Chaldaea , Chaldea
deportation of the Jews to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 BC Babylonian Captivity
Nazi concentration camp for Jews created in northwestern Germany during World War II Belsen
Israeli religious philosopher (born in Austria); as a Zionist he promoted understanding between Jews and Arabs; his writings affected Christian thinkers as well as Jews (1878-1965) Buber , Martin Buber
Nazi concentration camp for Jews in World War II that was located in central Germany Buchenwald
capital and largest city of the modern state of Israel; a holy city for Jews and Christians and Muslims; was the capital of an ancient kingdom capital of Israel , Jerusalem
form of Hasidism practiced by Lithuanian and Russian Jews under communist rule; the beliefs and practices of the Lubavitch movement Chabad , Chabad Hasidism
braided loaf of sweet bread often consumed by Jews during holiday events challah
bread braided and eaten by Jews challah , hallah
sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement originating in eastern Europe in the second half of the 18th century; a sect that follows the Mosaic law strictly Chasidim , Chassidim , Hasidim , Hasidism , Hassidim
beliefs and practices of a sect of Orthodox Jews Chasidism , Chassidism , Hasidism , Hassidism
Jews who keep some of the requirements of the Mosaic law but allow for adaptation of other requirements (as some of the dietary laws) to fit modern circumstances Conservative Judaism
beliefs and practices of Conservative Jews Conservative Judaism
concentration camp for Jews created by the Nazis near Munich in southern Germany Dachau
dispersion of the Jews outside Israel; from the destruction of the temple in Jerusalem in 587-86 BC when they were exiled to Babylonia up to the present time Diaspora
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