- the second and supplementary part of the Talmud, providing a commentary on the first part (the Mishna)
- loosely the Talmud
Origin of Gemarafrom Herew-Aramaic gemara from Aramaic gemara, literally , study, learning from verb root gmr, to finish
The second part of the Talmud, consisting primarily of commentary on the Mishnah.
Origin of GemaraAramaic gəmārā completion from gəmar to complete gmr