פרדס

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ancient Greek παράδεισος (parádeisos, paradise). In proper noun use, acronym, with influence from noun sense.

Noun[edit]

פַּרְדֵּס (pardésm

  1. orchard, grove, fruit garden

Etymology 2[edit]

Acronym of פְּשַׁת (p'shát), רֶמֶז (rémez), דְּרָשׁ (d'rásh), and סוֹד (sód).

Proper noun[edit]

פַּרְדֵּס (pardésm

  1. A representation of the four levels of understanding of scripture: פְּשַׁת (p'shát), רֶמֶז (rémez), דְּרָשׁ (d'rásh), and סוֹד (sód).