the collection of writings constituting the Jewish civil and religious law: it consists of two parts, the Mishna (text) and the Gemara (commentary), but the term is sometimes restricted to the Gemara
Origin of TalmudTalmud Classical Hebrew (language) talmud, literally , learning, instruction (akin to Aramaic talmuda) ; from root lmd: see melamed
The collection of ancient Rabbinic writings consisting of the Mishnah and the Gemara, constituting the basis of religious authority in Orthodox Judaism.
Origin of TalmudMishnaic Hebrew talmûd, learning, instruction, from Hebrew lamad, to learn; see lmd in Semitic roots.
- Tal·mu′dic , Tal·mu′di·cal
From Hebrew ×ª×œ×ž×•×“ (talmud, “instruction, learning").