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23 terms
Jewish Terms
Rabbi
Torah
Essenes
Septuagint
...
1st 5 books of Moses/ 5 books of law
...
Greek Translation of original Hebrew Text including extra boo…
Rabbi
...
Torah
1st 5 books of Moses/ 5 books of law
17 terms
Jewish Terms
Torah
Talmud
Cabbala
Rosh Hashanah
Hebrew Bible
next in importance to the Hebrew Bible is the Babylonian tell…
A collection of traditional lore that probes the mysteries of…
marks the new year of the Jewish calendar
Torah
Hebrew Bible
Talmud
next in importance to the Hebrew Bible is the Babylonian tell…
28 terms
Jewish Terms
Goy
Synagogue
Kaddish
Yiddish
Non jew
Jewish temple
Prayer for a dead loved one that is said for 11 months after…
Language of the Jews
Goy
Non jew
Synagogue
Jewish temple
12 terms
Night - Jewish Terms
beadle
benediction
Chasidism (Hasidism, Hasidic)
Kabbalah
person who performs official civil duties in a synagogue
a blessing or prayer
branch of Judaism whose members often live in separate commun…
form of Jewish mysticism; followers believe the Torah (the Fi…
beadle
person who performs official civil duties in a synagogue
benediction
a blessing or prayer
12 terms
Night - Jewish Terms
beadle
benediction
Hasidism
Kabbalah
person who performs official civil duties in a synagogue
a blessing or prayer
branch of Judaism whose members often live in separate commun…
form of Jewish mysticism; followers believe the Torah (the Fi…
beadle
person who performs official civil duties in a synagogue
benediction
a blessing or prayer
17 terms
Night Jewish Terms
antisemitic
Kabbalah
Kaddish
Passover
prejudice against jews
tradition of jewish mysticism that teaches the mysteries of g…
the Jewish prayer of mourning for the dead
an eight-day Jewish holiday in the spring that commemorates t…
antisemitic
prejudice against jews
Kabbalah
tradition of jewish mysticism that teaches the mysteries of g…
26 terms
Night Jewish Terms
antisemitic
beadle
boches
concentration camp
systematic prejudice against jews
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
germans
internment camp for holding "enemies of the Third Reich"
antisemitic
systematic prejudice against jews
beadle
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
14 terms
Jewish Identity Terms
חברותא
מדרש
מדרש הלכה
מדרש אגדה
Group
interpretation
interpretation through Jewish Law
interpretation through a story
חברותא
Group
מדרש
interpretation
20 terms
Jewish History terms (1st)
Yiddish
Ashkenazi/Sephardi
kosher
synagogue (v. "Temple")
Historical language of Jews
Eastern European, Spanish Jews
Permissable to eat under jewish law
Jews house of worship
Yiddish
Historical language of Jews
Ashkenazi/Sephardi
Eastern European, Spanish Jews
15 terms
Key terms Jewish
Torah
Monotheism
Tribe
Covenant
The first part of Hebrew Bible the laws for the Israelites th…
To only believe in one god
Separate Family Groups
Agreement to god
Torah
The first part of Hebrew Bible the laws for the Israelites th…
Monotheism
To only believe in one god
16 terms
Jewish Thought Terms
Reductive
Deductive
Inductive
Death by Ice
Open to Judaism, but only to some tradition. Choose modernity…
Choosing tradition over modernity... Ex: skipping grduation
Using modern tools as far as they will go, relativizing the r…
Being too isolated and disappearing... Ex: Living in Jewish quar…
Reductive
Open to Judaism, but only to some tradition. Choose modernity…
Deductive
Choosing tradition over modernity... Ex: skipping grduation
Jewish key terms
Torah
Israelite
Judaism
Covenant
Judaism most sacred text consisting of the first few books of…
An early name for the Jewish people
The first religion to worship one Goddeveloped among the anci…
An agreement of promise
Torah
Judaism most sacred text consisting of the first few books of…
Israelite
An early name for the Jewish people
33 terms
Jewish key terms
Ashkenaz
Bar/Bat Mitzva
brit Milah
Cantor
A Jew of eastern or central European ancestry
Son or daughter of the commandment- what a Jewish child becom…
Ritual circumcision preformed when boy is 8 days old
leads the congregation in song
Ashkenaz
A Jew of eastern or central European ancestry
Bar/Bat Mitzva
Son or daughter of the commandment- what a Jewish child becom…
12 terms
Jewish Identities terms
גמרא
משנה
tanakh
תלמוד בבלי
commentary on the mishna, how to live after the second destru…
commentary on the tanakh, how to live after the second destru…
torah,prophets,writings
500 CE
גמרא
commentary on the mishna, how to live after the second destru…
משנה
commentary on the tanakh, how to live after the second destru…
20 terms
Jewish Studies Midterm Terms
Tanakh
Apocrypha
Textual Criticism
Form Criticism
stands for Torah, Nevi'im, Ketuvim, The torah is composed of…
stuff that didn't make it into the cannon. Not all we have fr…
wissenschaff scholars focused on text, textual criticism, try…
looks at the form of something, example email vs text, letter…
Tanakh
stands for Torah, Nevi'im, Ketuvim, The torah is composed of…
Apocrypha
stuff that didn't make it into the cannon. Not all we have fr…
149 terms
The Chosen- Jewish Terms
Hasidic Jews (n)... A Hasidic Jew believe…
somber (adj)... The somber attitude was v…
samovar (n)... The samovar is filled with…
Yiddish (n)... Yiddish is a language my f…
Jewish mystic movement founded in the 18th century in eastern…
drab, lacking brightness or color
a metal urn with a spigot at the base: used in Russia to boil…
language spoken by Jews that is a combination of German and H…
Hasidic Jews (n)... A Hasidic Jew believe…
Jewish mystic movement founded in the 18th century in eastern…
somber (adj)... The somber attitude was v…
drab, lacking brightness or color
25 terms
Funeral Directing Jewish Terms
Aron
Poh Nikbar
Cantor
Chevrah Kadisha
a casket made entirely of wood and contains no metal parts
a monument inscription which means "Here Lies Buried"
A religious singer who assists the rabbi
a group of men or women from the Synagogue who care for the d…
Aron
a casket made entirely of wood and contains no metal parts
Poh Nikbar
a monument inscription which means "Here Lies Buried"
20 terms
Unit 1 Jewish Terms
Hanukkah
Judaism
Judah
Jew
a minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Macabbees' refusal…
the religion of the Jewish people
the name of one of the sons of Israel
refers to a follower of Judaism descended from the Jewish peo…
Hanukkah
a minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Macabbees' refusal…
Judaism
the religion of the Jewish people
36 terms
Night Vocab and Jewish terms
Beadle
Gestapo
Zionism
Anti-semetism
minor church official or caretaker
secret state police
The movement to establish a Jewish state in Palestine (1948)
Prejudice against Jews
Beadle
minor church official or caretaker
Gestapo
secret state police
15 terms
Jewish Terms part 1
Ark
Aron
Bar Minen
Bat Minen
Focal point of service in a synagogue or temple, the recept…
Container. A coffin or casket made entirely of wood and con…
A deceased male.
A deceased female.
Ark
Focal point of service in a synagogue or temple, the recept…
Aron
Container. A coffin or casket made entirely of wood and con…
26 terms
Night Jewish Terms
antisemitic
beadle
boches
concentration camp
systematic prejudice against jews
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
germans
internment camp for holding "enemies of the Third Reich"
antisemitic
systematic prejudice against jews
beadle
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
11 terms
Jewish terms Unit 3
Exodus
Rabbi
Synagogue
Passover
A book of the the old testaments which includes the Ten Comma…
Jewish religious leaders who spend many years studying Judais…
Jewish's place of worship, they have Torah scrolls which are…
...
Exodus
A book of the the old testaments which includes the Ten Comma…
Rabbi
Jewish religious leaders who spend many years studying Judais…
17 terms
Jewish Terms part 2
Poh Nikbar
Rabbi
Shabbat
Shivah
A monument inscription.
A teacher or ordained leader in the Jewish faith.
The Jewish Sabbath which begins at *sundown Friday and ends a…
Seven days of mourning following burial.
Poh Nikbar
A monument inscription.
Rabbi
A teacher or ordained leader in the Jewish faith.
10 terms
Jewish vocab terms
BCE
CE
Synagogue
Monotheism
Before Common Era
Common Era
Place where Jews worship
Beleif in one god
BCE
Before Common Era
CE
Common Era
30 terms
English final: Jewish terms
Goy
Synagogue
Kaddish
Yiddish
Someone who is not Jewish; Gentile
House of worship for Jewish congregation
A prayer that one says in a synagogue or grave site of a love…
A high German language that uses Hebrew characters; spoken by…
Goy
Someone who is not Jewish; Gentile
Synagogue
House of worship for Jewish congregation
38 terms
Jewish Quiz Terms
Pogrom of 1389
Toleranzpatent 1781
Catastrophe of 1648
Hassidism
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Pogrom of 1389
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Toleranzpatent 1781
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47 terms
Jewish Terms/ test
Hanukkah
Judaism
Judah
Jew
minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal of…
the religion of the Jewish people
the name of one of the sons of Israel
refers to a follower of Judaism descended from the Jewish peo…
Hanukkah
minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal of…
Judaism
the religion of the Jewish people
23 terms
Jewish Final Terms
midrash
mishnah
Talmuds
Mishah and Tosefta
literature arranged according to biblical order
-literature arranged according to topics and categories
-Israel and Babylon writings... -direct commentaries on Mishnah
Tannaitic Writings
midrash
literature arranged according to biblical order
mishnah
-literature arranged according to topics and categories
10 terms
Jewish Identities Terms- Maya
מדרשׁ
מדרשׁ הלכה
מדרשׁ אגדה
When was the torah written?
An Interpretation
An interpretation that focuses on a jewish law
An interpretation based on a story
586 B.C.E, It was developed over time and started after the d…
מדרשׁ
An Interpretation
מדרשׁ הלכה
An interpretation that focuses on a jewish law
20 terms
Religion Vocab- Jewish Terms
Hanukkah
Judaism
Judah
Jew
Minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal of…
Religion of the Jewish People
Named after one of the sons of Israel
refers to a follower of Judaism descended from the Jewish peo…
Hanukkah
Minor Jewish holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal of…
Judaism
Religion of the Jewish People
20 terms
Religion- Jewish Terms
Hanukkah
Judaism
Judah
Jew
A minor Jewish Holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal…
The religion of the Jewish people
The name of one of the sons of Israel
Refers to a follower of Judaism; Descendent from the Jewish p…
Hanukkah
A minor Jewish Holiday that celebrates the Maccabees refusal…
Judaism
The religion of the Jewish people
14 terms
Jewish Studies Terms
Tzedakah
Charity
Philanthropy
Tochecha
The obligation of righteously giving money to poor, the commu…
the voluntary giving of money to the poor out of love or othe…
Giving large sums of money to personally interested causes, t…
Rebuke; calling someone out
Tzedakah
The obligation of righteously giving money to poor, the commu…
Charity
the voluntary giving of money to the poor out of love or othe…
31 terms
English Jewish Terms
Goy
Synagoge
Jerusalem
Kaddish
Jewish word for gentile
a house of prayer and study for Jews
Spiritual center for Jewish faith
prayer said by Jews 2x a day for 11 months for a dead person
Goy
Jewish word for gentile
Synagoge
a house of prayer and study for Jews
31 terms
Jewish Terms Buckhannon
goy
synagogue
Kaddish
Yiddish
a gentile; non Jew
a house of prayer and study for Jewish congregation
a prayer one says in a synagogue or at the gravesite of ones…
language spoken by the Jews
goy
a gentile; non Jew
synagogue
a house of prayer and study for Jewish congregation
13 terms
Night Jewish Terms
Tora
Talmud
Cabbal
Rosh Hashanah
"Bible" 5 books of the Bible , 24 books in all divid. by 3 se…
collection of teachings from the 5/6th centery, Jewish Law
Mystical commentary. Medieval interpretations if Jew scripture
New Year; Sept24-26/14... Sept 13-15/15
Tora
"Bible" 5 books of the Bible , 24 books in all divid. by 3 se…
Talmud
collection of teachings from the 5/6th centery, Jewish Law
13 terms
Jewish Terms 2015
Talmud
Kabbalah
Zionism
Shavuot
the collection of Jewish law and tradition
Jewish mystical school of thought
worldwide Jewish movement that resulted in the establishment…
commemorates God's giving of the Ten Commandments to Moses.
Talmud
the collection of Jewish law and tradition
Kabbalah
Jewish mystical school of thought
10 terms
Night Jewish Terms
Beadle
Kabbalah
Kaddish
Messiah
a caretaker or "man of all work" in a synagogue
Jewish mysticism.
a prayer Jews recite in memory of a loved one. The prayer pra…
the savior and deliverer of the Jewish people.
Beadle
a caretaker or "man of all work" in a synagogue
Kabbalah
Jewish mysticism.
20 terms
Jewish Night Terms
talmud
cabala
heinrich himmler
nuremberg laws
sacred collection of writings from rabbis
Jewish belief and practice that nature of the soul is based o…
second in power after hitler; coordinated execution and conce…
race laws against Jews
talmud
sacred collection of writings from rabbis
cabala
Jewish belief and practice that nature of the soul is based o…
101 terms
Jewish Texts- Key Terms
Geonic Period
Gaon/Geonim
Exilarch
Karaites
Starts around 750 AD. Named after the Geonim. Jewish communit…
Heads of rabbinic academies in Babylonia, chief administrator…
"The Head of the Exile" -leading authority in the Jewish comm…
New sect of Jewish people during the Geonic Era. Denied the a…
Geonic Period
Starts around 750 AD. Named after the Geonim. Jewish communit…
Gaon/Geonim
Heads of rabbinic academies in Babylonia, chief administrator…
26 terms
Night Jewish Terms
antisemitic
beadle
boches
concentration camp
systematic prejudice against jews
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
germans
internment camp for holding "enemies of the Third Reich"
antisemitic
systematic prejudice against jews
beadle
person who prepares the temple for services and performs dail…
32 terms
Jewish Immigration Terms
Jerusalem (Israel)
Jewish Diaspora- 70 AD
"Killers" of Christ (Gospels)
Smite
Seen as the Jewish homeland, but under Roman occupation
After destruction of the temple, Jews are expelled out of the…
...
...
Jerusalem (Israel)
Seen as the Jewish homeland, but under Roman occupation
Jewish Diaspora- 70 AD
After destruction of the temple, Jews are expelled out of the…
25 terms
Jewish Funeral Glossary Terms
Aron
Cantor
Chevrah Kadisha
El Molei Rachamin
hebrew meaning "container". A coffin or casket made entirely…
a religious singer who assists the Rabbi.
hebrew meaning "Burial Society." Holy Brotherhood of men or w…
sometimes referred to as the Molei. In the Jewish faith, a me…
Aron
hebrew meaning "container". A coffin or casket made entirely…
Cantor
a religious singer who assists the Rabbi.
18 terms
Jewish Identities Terms
3 Latin American Populations with larg…
golem
Jewish Colonization Association
The New Zion
Argentina, brazil, mexico, argentina has largest from eastern…
Man-made, created through Earth (clay/mud). Activated through…
Established by Baron Maurice de Hirsch to settle Jews in agri…
Idea promoted in Gerchunoff's The Jewish Gauchos that Argenti…
3 Latin American Populations with larg…
Argentina, brazil, mexico, argentina has largest from eastern…
golem
Man-made, created through Earth (clay/mud). Activated through…
26 terms
REL- Jewish Terms
Aron
Cantor
Chevrah Kadisha
El Malei Rachamin
Hebrew word meaning container; a casket made entirely of wood.
A religious singer who assists the clergy; a rabbi in the Jew…
Hebrew phrase meaning Holy Society; a group of men or women f…
A memorial service; literally "God full of compassion; usuall…
Aron
Hebrew word meaning container; a casket made entirely of wood.
Cantor
A religious singer who assists the clergy; a rabbi in the Jew…
28 terms
Jewish Studies Terms
Islam
Abrahamic religions
Monotheism
Pagans
it is a monotheistic religion. It means submission. It began…
people believe that the Hebrew patriarch Abraham and his desc…
- the doctrine or belief that there is only one God
people who worship idols (not a Christian, Muslim or a Jew)
Islam
it is a monotheistic religion. It means submission. It began…
Abrahamic religions
people believe that the Hebrew patriarch Abraham and his desc…
10 terms
Night Glossary Terms - Jewish Terms
Anti-Semitic
Kabbalah
Mysticism
Talmud
negative feelings or actions against people of the Jewish fai…
the most important book of Jewish mysticism
spirituality studies and prayers that allow you to have a dir…
books written and studied to interpret the bible
Anti-Semitic
negative feelings or actions against people of the Jewish fai…
Kabbalah
the most important book of Jewish mysticism
34 terms
Jewish Funeral Terms
Aron
Bar Minen
Bat Minen
Cantor
Hebrew meaning "container". A coffin or casket made entirely…
A deceased male
A deceased female
A religious singer who assists the Rabbi
Aron
Hebrew meaning "container". A coffin or casket made entirely…
Bar Minen
A deceased male
11 terms
Religion - Jewish terms
Shema
Mezuzah
Kippah
Prayer shawl
Prayer containing the most important verses if Jewish scripture
Small box attached to doorpost of Jewish home
Small skull cap worn by Jewish men during prayer
Special shawl worn by Jewish men during prayer
Shema
Prayer containing the most important verses if Jewish scripture
Mezuzah
Small box attached to doorpost of Jewish home
14 terms
Jewish Terms English
Beadle
Hasidism
Passover
Phylacteries (tefilin)
the caretaker of the synagogue
a branch of orthodox Judaism originating in Eastern... Europe wh…
a holiday held during the first month of Jewish calendar, cel…
two black leather cubes worn daily during morning prayer whic…
Beadle
the caretaker of the synagogue
Hasidism
a branch of orthodox Judaism originating in Eastern... Europe wh…
17 terms
night Jewish terms
beadle
Kabbalah
talmud
destruction of temple
a lower official in a church or synogogue who is responcible…
name given to the study of Jewish Mysticism. Answers question…
authoritative text of Jewish tradition that is central to the…
refers to the holy temple in Jerusalem. located at site of Do…
beadle
a lower official in a church or synogogue who is responcible…
Kabbalah
name given to the study of Jewish Mysticism. Answers question…
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