noun, plural talismans.
a stone, ring, or other object, engraved with figures or characters supposed to possess occult powers and worn as an amulet or charm.
any amulet or charm.
anything whose presence exercises a remarkable or powerful influence on human feelings or actions.
noun (pl) -mans
a stone or other small object, usually inscribed or carved, believed to protect the wearer from evil influences
anything thought to have magical or protective powers
noun 1. the collection of Jewish law and tradition consisting of the Mishnah and the Gemara and being either the edition produced in Palestine a.d. c400 or the larger, more important one produced in Babylonia a.d. c500. 2. the Gemara. noun (Judaism) 1. the primary source of Jewish religious law, consisting of the Mishnah and […]
adjective 1. of or relating to the Talmud. 2. characterized by or making extremely fine distinctions; overly detailed or subtle; hairsplitting.
noun 1. a person versed in the Talmud. 2. one of the writers or compilers of the Talmud. 3. a person who accepts or supports the doctrines of the Talmud. noun 1. a scholar specializing in the study of the Talmud 2. any of the writers of or contributors to the Talmud
[Sephardic Hebrew tahl-mood taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew tahl-moo d toh-ruh, -muh d; English tahl-muh d tawr-uh, tohr-uh, tal-] /Sephardic Hebrew tɑlˈmud tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈtɑl mʊd ˈtoʊ rə, -məd; English ˈtɑl məd ˈtɔr ə, ˈtoʊr ə, ˈtæl-/ noun, Hebrew. 1. (in Europe) a community-supported Jewish elementary school for teaching children Hebrew, Bible, and the fundamentals of […]