Halacha

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • [hah-law-khuh]
  • Seph Heb. [hah-lah-khah]
  • Ashk Heb. [hah-law-khaw]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew הלכה (halakhá, Halacha).

Noun[edit]

Halacha (plural Halachot or Halachoth or Halachos or Halachas)

  1. A law or tradition established by the Halacha.[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Halacha

  1. Jewish Talmudic law, taken as a whole.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Random House Unabridged Dictionary