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Ha•la•khah



Pronunciation: (hä-lô'khu; Seph. Heb.hä-lä-khä'; Ashk. Heb.hä"lô-khô'), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/halakhah.html on line 79 [key]
n.,
pl. -la•khahs, Heb. -la•khoth, -la•khot, -la•khosPronunciation: ( Seph.-lä-khôt'; Ashk.-lô-khōs') Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/halakhah.html on line 101 [key] for 2.

1. (often l.c.) the entire body of Jewish law and tradition comprising the laws of the Bible, the oral law as transcribed in the legal portion of the Talmud, and subsequent legal codes amending or modifying traditional precepts to conform to contemporary conditions.
2. a law or tradition established by the Halakhah. Also,Halakah,Halachah,Halacha.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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