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mid•rash



Pronunciation: ( Seph. Heb.mē-dräsh'; Ashk. Heb.mi'dräsh), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/midrash.html on line 77 [key]
n.,
pl. mid•ra•shimPronunciation: ( Seph. Heb.mē-drä-shēm'; Ashk. Heb.mi-drô'shim), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/midrash.html on line 95 [key] mid•ra•shoth, mid•ra•shot, mid•ra•shosPronunciation: ( Seph. Heb.mē-drä-shôt'; Ashk. Heb.mi-drô'shōs). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/midrash.html on line 106 [key]

1. an early Jewish interpretation of or commentary on a Biblical text, clarifying or expounding a point of law or developing or illustrating a moral principle.
2. (cap.) a collection of such interpretations or commentaries, esp. those written in the first ten centuriesa.d.

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

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/midrash.html on line 147 midrash (Encyclopedia)

 

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