Cite
 

Dictionary


he•rem



Pronunciation: ( Seph.khe'rem; Ashk. khā'rum), [key]
n. Hebrew.
the most severe form of excommunication, formerly used by rabbis in sentencing wrongdoers, usually for an indefinite period of time. Also,cherem.

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

hereintohereof

 

Related Content