Glossary for the Seven Commandment Pages

   
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Explanations of Terms Used in the Seven Noahide Commandment Pages

The following is a list of terms which are explained:

(N.Y.A. means that an explanation is not yet available but a priority.)

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  A - H
Baraita
Bible
ce – Common Era
Chabad (khah BAHD)
Chassidic, Chasidic (khah SID ik)
see Hasidic
Chassidism, Chasidism (KHAH sid izm)
see Hasidism
Chumash (KHOO mahsh)
commandment
The Eternal World to Come
see World to Come
evil - N.Y.A.
gaon (GUH ohn)
gematria
Gentile
G-d's names
Golden Mean
Golden Rule
haftarot (hahf tah ROHT)
Halacha, Halachah (hah lah KHAH, hah LUH khuh) - N.Y.A.
Hanukkah (HAH nuh kuh, KHAH nuh kuh)
Hasidic (hah SID ik)
Hasidism (HAH sid izm)
Hebrew
Holy Scripture
see Bible

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  I - P
intermediary
see sheetoof
Israel, Israelite
Jew, Jewish
Kabbala
Lubavitch, Lubavitcher (loo BAH vitch)
also see Chabad
mashpiya (mahsh PEE uh)
Messiah - N.Y.A.
Midrash (MID rahsh)
Mishnah (MISH nuh)
mitzvah (MITS vuh)
see commandment
Nach (NAHKH)
Noahide
Noahite
Oral Tradition - N.Y.A.
Passover
Pentateuch
see Chumash
also see Torah
physical
prophet, prophecy

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  Q - Z
rabbi
Rebbe (REH bee)
Rosh Hashana
Sabbath
Sage
Sanhedrin (sahn HED rin)
Scripture
see Bible
sheetoof
Shulchan Aruch (shool KHAHN ah ROOKH, also SHOOL khahn AW rookh)
Silver Rule
see Golden Rule
sin - N.Y.A.
spiritual
soul
Talmud (TAHL mood)
Tanach (tah NAHKH)
Tanna (TAH nah, plural tah NAH im)
Tanya (TAHN yuh)
Tehillim (tuh hil IHM; colloquially: TIL lim)
Torah (TOH ruh)
Tosefta (toh SEF tuh)
World to Come
yeshiva (y' shee VAH, y' SHEE vuh, y' SHIV uh)

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