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Definition 1: the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud - [noun denoting cognition]

(judaism is a kind of ...) belief in a single God

(... is a kind of judaism ) beliefs and practices of Conservative Jews

(... is a kind of judaism ) beliefs and practices of Reform Jews

(... is a kind of judaism ) beliefs and practices of a Judaic sect that strictly observes Mosaic law

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) one who observes Saturday as the Sabbath (as in Judaism)

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Jewish folklore) a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) a student of the Jewish Kabbalah

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a solemn and major fast day on the Jewish calendar; 10th of Tishri; its observance is one of the requirements of the Mosaic law

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the beginning of each month in the Jewish calendar; marked by a special liturgy

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Jewish folklore) an artificially created human being that is given life by supernatural means

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC (the assumed date of the Creation of the world); a lunar year of 354 days is adjusted to the solar year by periodic leap years

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a solemn Jewish feast day celebrated on the 1st or 1st and 2nd of Tishri; noted for the blowing of the shofar

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) not conforming to dietary laws

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a Jewish holy day commemorating their deliverance from massacre by Haman

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) conforming to dietary laws

"kosher meat" "a kosher kitchen"

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative

"the family is sitting shiva"

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) Jewish holy day; the 33rd day after the 2nd day of Passover; the 18th day of Iyar

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a minor fast day on Tammuz 17 when the walls of Jerusalem were breached

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a minor fast day on Nissan 14 that is observed only by firstborn males; it is observed on the day before Passover

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a minor fast day on Adar 13 commemorates three days that Esther fasted before approaching the Persian king on behalf of the Jewish people; the fast is connected with Purim

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a minor fast day on Tevet 10 commemorates the beginning of the siege of Jerusalem and has also been proclaimed a memorial day for the six million Jews who died in the Holocaust

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a minor fast day on Tishri 3 that commemorates the killing of the Jewish governor of Judah

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a major fast day on the Jewish calendar commemorating the destruction of the temples in Jerusalem

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a Jewish holy day celebrated on the 22nd or 23rd of Tishri to celebrate the completion of the annual cycle of readings of the Torah

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) Jewish holy day celebrated on the sixth of Sivan to celebrate Moses receiving the Ten Commandments

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) roasted fowl intestines with a seasoned filling of matzo meal and suet

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) bread made with rye flour; usually contains caraway seeds

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a loaf of white bread containing eggs and leavened with yeast; often formed into braided loaves and glazed with eggs before baking

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a portable sanctuary in which the Jews carried the Ark of the Covenant on their exodus

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a shawl with a ritually knotted fringe at each corner; worn by Jews at morning prayer

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a candelabrum with seven branches used in ceremonies to symbolize the seven days of Creation

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a candelabrum with nine branches; used during the Hanukkah festival

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) sanctuary comprised of the innermost chamber of the Tabernacle in the temple of Solomon where the Ark of the Covenant was kept

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the ceremonial dinner on the first night (or both nights) of Passover

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Hebrew) a ritual purification and cleansing bath that Orthodox Jews take on certain occasions (as before Sabbath or after menstruation)

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel

"students making aliyah"

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) an esoteric theosophy of rabbinical origin based on the Hebrew scriptures and developed between the 7th and 18th centuries

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) the doctrines of the Kabbalah

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a precept or commandment of the Jewish law

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or baked

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 13th birthday of a Jewish boy and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility

"a bar mitzvah is an important social event"

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a chant of praise (Psalms 113 through 118) used at Passover and Shabuoth and Sukkoth and Hanukkah and Rosh Hodesh

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) either of two small leather cases containing texts from the Hebrew Scriptures (known collectively as tefillin); traditionally worn (on the forehead and the left arm) by Jewish men during morning prayer

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) an ancient commentary on part of the Hebrew scriptures that is based on Jewish methods of interpretation and attached to the biblical text

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah

"he was called on for an aliyah"

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) ancient rabbinical writings

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written; is used in a synagogue during services

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) the scroll of parchment that contains the biblical story of Esther; traditionally read in synagogues to celebrate Purim

(judaism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a good deed performed out of religious duty

Definition 2: Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the Talmud - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for judaism in the sense of this definition

(judaism is a kind of ...) an institution to express belief in a divine power

"he was raised in the Baptist religion" "a member of his own faith contradicted him"

(... is a kind of judaism ) Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud

(... is a kind of judaism ) Jews who keep some of the requirements of the Mosaic law but allow for adaptation of other requirements (as some of the dietary laws) to fit modern circumstances

(... is a kind of judaism ) the most liberal Jews; Jews who do not follow the Talmud strictly but try to adapt all of the historical forms of Judaism to the modern world

(... is part of judaism) Jews collectively

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