Rabbinic [ruh-bin-ik] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- the Hebrew language as used by rabbis in post-Biblical times.
Origin of rabbinical 1615–25; Medieval Latin rabbīn(us) of a rabbi1 + -ical Related formsnon·rab·bin·i·cal, adjectiveun·rab·bin·ic, adjectiveun·rab·bin·i·cal, adjective Examples from the Web for rabbinic Contemporary Examples of rabbinic
“Privatize” rabbinic courts: “denude” them of legal powers and government budgets.
December 3, 2013
In my own book, Justice in the City: An Argument from the Sources of Rabbinic Judaism, the phrase tikkun olam does not appear.
June 11, 2013
Examples of women serving—de facto—in rabbinic capacities abound, and not just through the Maharat program.
May 8, 2013
This does not include funding for ministries and rabbinic offices they’ve controlled.
March 7, 2013
It is common knowledge among those familiar with the rabbinic tradition that Haman was considered a descendant of the Amalekites.
February 27, 2013
Historical Examples of rabbinic
Nevertheless science was diligently studied in Rabbinic times.
Rabbinic studies did not occupy his mind to the exclusion of other pursuits.
All these have something of Jewish Talmudism about them, and are in the true Rabbinic vein.
To this end he was sent to Berlin in 1832 to study at the rabbinic Seminary there.
Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
A rabbinic parable of the period will give us the point of view.
British Dictionary definitions for rabbinic rabbinic rabbinical (rəˈbɪnɪkəl) adjective
- of or relating to the rabbis, their teachings, writings, views, language, etc
Derived Formsrabbinically, adverb Rabbinic Rabbinical Hebrew noun
- the form of the Hebrew language used by the rabbis of the Middle Ages
Word Origin and History for rabbinic rabbinical adj.
1620s, earlier rabbinic (1610s); see Rabbi + -ical. The -n- is perhaps via rabbin “rabbi” (1520s), an alternative form, from French rabbin, from Medieval Latin rabbinus (also source of Italian rabbino, Spanish and Portuguese rabino), perhaps from a presumed Semitic plural in -n, or from Aramaic rabban “our teacher,” “distinguishing title given to patriarchs and the presidents of the Sanhedrin since the time of Gamaliel the Elder” [Klein], from Aramaic plural of noun use of rabh “great.”