Judaica


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Ju·da·i·ca

 (jo͞o-dā′ĭ-kə)
n.
Literature, art, or ritual items associated with Judaism.

[From Latin Iūdaica, neuter pl. of Iūdaicus, Judaic; see Judaic.]

Judaica

(dʒuːˈdeɪɪkə)
pl n
1. (Judaism) the literature, customs, culture, etc, of the Jews
2. (Judaism) books or artefacts of Jewish interest, esp as a collection
[Latin, literally: Jewish matters]

Ju•da•i•ca

(dʒuˈdeɪ ɪ kə)

n.pl.
things pertaining to Jewish life and customs, esp. when of a historical, literary, or artistic nature, as books or ritual objects.
[1920–25; < Latin, n. use of neuter pl. of jūdaicus Judaic]

Judaica

a collection of literary or historical materials relating to Judaism or the Jews.
See also: Collections and Collecting
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Judaica - historical and literary materials relating to Judaism
aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblage - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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They also offer a gift shop offering a range of Judaica items.
A volunteer-run nonprofit organization, AJL was established in 1966; as its website explains, it "promotes Jewish literacy through enhancement of libraries and library resources and through leadership for the profession and practitioners of Judaica librarianship.
Muito embora parte dos criticos concorde que a origem judaica do autor da Peregrinacao nao e tao relevante quanto os significados e a magnitude da obra em si e por si (Margarido, La multiplicite des sens 161; Castro X; XXXVi), outros sugerem que a hipotese de um Fernao Mendes Pinto cristao-novo "pode ajudar a compreender melhor o espirito do autor e o conteudo da obra, a clarificar ate certos pontos da sua vida" (Vale 13-14).
The curator of the National Library's Judaica collection, Dr.
Other objects d'art that are really interesting are silver Judaica Torah Pointers pieces.
After making aliyah in January 1966, he joined the administrative staff of the Encyclopaedia Judaica as assistant to the production manager.
76-77), parece ser plausivel admitir que ele tenha recebido influxos das criticas pos-coloniais e, principalmente, que sua forte ligacao com a tradicao judaica tambem pode te-lo instado a tingir com tons particularmente dramaticos a resistencia dos judeus frente ao avanco da cultura grega durante o periodo supracitado.
The Kaplan Collection provides scholars with a unique opportunity to rethink many assumptions that we have about American Jewish history, assumptions we've been unable to test because sources like these have been in private hands and yet to be examined," explained Arthur Kiron, Schottenstein-Jesselson Curator of Judaica Collections at Penn Libraries and Adjunct Assistant Professor of History.
The immediate area, the main drag Carlisle Street, is home to three kosher bakeries, two Judaica stores, a couple of kosher cafes (one of which sells excellent sushi, of course), a kosher candy store, and two groceries, one large and one, Tempo, small, the place that supplies Chalav Yisrael products to the minority within the minority who care about Chalav Yisrael.
The company set out to create an easy shopping experience for those seeking a wide selection of Judaica jewelry gifts and treasures to fit different budgets and occasions, including bar mitzvahs, weddings and birthdays.
Nosso objetivo neste artigo e apresentar as particularidades da producao historiografica de Flavio Josefo, centrando nossas observacoes no livro Guerra Judaica.
O exodo do Egito tornou-se o ponto central na historia judaica, pois forjou sua identidade e marcou o nascimento dos judeus como povo livre, regulamentando suas crencas e cristalizando o judaismo enquanto religiao.