rabbinic
or rabbinical adjective Date: 1612 1. of or relating to rabbis or their writings 2. of or preparing for the rabbinate 3. comprising or belonging to any of several sets of Hebrew characters simpler than the square Hebrew letters • rabbinically adverb

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  • Rabbinic — may refer to:* Rabbinic literature, Rabbinic texts, writings, and works * Rabbinics (as the study of Rabbinic disciplines) or rabbinic traditions see Oral Torah* Rabbinic Judaism, Rabbinics (as people), Rabbinic Jews, or Rabbinic beliefs* Talmid… …   Wikipedia

  • Rabbinic — Rab*bin ic (r[a^]b*b[i^]n [i^]k), Rabbinical Rab*bin ic*al (r[a^]b*b[i^]n [i^]*kal), a. [Cf. F. rabbinique.] Of or pertaining to the rabbins or rabbis, or pertaining to the opinions, learning, or language of the rabbins. Comments staler than… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rabbinic — Rab*bin ic (r[a^]b*b[i^]n [i^]k), n. The language or dialect of the rabbins; the later Hebrew. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rabbinic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to rabbis or to Jewish law or teachings. DERIVATIVES rabbinical adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Rabbinic — [rə bin′ik] adj. 1. designating the Hebrew language as used in the writings of rabbis of the Middle Ages 2. [r ] RABBINICAL …   English World dictionary

  • Rabbinic — /reuh bin ik/, n. the Hebrew language as used by rabbis in post Biblical times. [1605 15; < ML rabbin(us) of a RABBI1 + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • rabbinic — adjective Related to rabbis …   Wiktionary

  • rabbinic — Synonyms and related words: Gemaric, Mishnaic, Talmudic, abbatial, abbatical, academic, archiepiscopal, bookish, canonical, capitular, capitulary, churchly, clerical, devoted to studies, diligent, donnish, dryasdust, ecclesiastic, episcopal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rabbinic — [ [t]ræbɪ̱nɪk[/t]] see rabbinical …   English dictionary

  • rabbinic — rÉ™ bɪnɪk adj. pertaining to rabbis, pertaining to Jewish laws and teachings …   English contemporary dictionary

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