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Vaad is a Hebrew term for a council of rabbis. It is a diasporic phenomenon, having no precedent in Talmudic times. A Vaad has different responsibilities from a beth din.
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by Bernard Reich, David H. Goldberg
VAAD LEUMI (NATIONAL COUNCIL). Under the terms of the British Mandate ( see BRITISH MANDATE FOR PALESTINE), Jewish and Arab quasi governments were established in Palestine in the 1920s. As early as 1920, the Yishuv elected ...
by Christian Friderick Bay
Vaad, wet , moift, humid.
The New Jewish Encyclopedia (1976)
by David Bridger, Samuel Wolk
VAAD HA-LASHON HA-IVRIT Hebrew name of the academy of the Hebrew language, organized in Jerusalem in 1890 by...
The Vaad Ha-Lashon has published many bulletins, books, periodicals and dictionaries dealing with questions of ...
by Hensleigh Wedgwood
vaad, Lat. udus, wet. It is difficult to suppose that these forms are not from the same root with wade, to splash ...
by Alan Unterman
v – VaaD Ha-lasHon Ha-iVrit. See ACADEMY OF THE HEBREW LANGUAGE ( HEBREW VAAD HA-LASHON HA-IVRIT). VicHy france. See PALMACH. Victoria, Queen. See DISRAELI, BENJAMIN (1804–81); MONTEFIORE, SIR MOSES ...
by Benzion C. Kaganoff
This new interest resulted in the establishment of a Commission for Hebrew Nomenclature (Vaad Shemon Ivri), originally a part of the Jewish Agency and now a division of Israel's Ministry of the Interior, and in the compilation of a multivolume ...
by W. Rubinstein, Michael A. Jolles
Vaad Harabbonim = rabbinical council. Yahrzeit =the anniversaryof a death. Yeshivah = a seminary for advanced study of Jewish holy texts. Yishuv =the Jewish community inMandate Palestine (1921–48). Yod =the pointerusedwhen reading ...
udarbeidet efter de bedste og nyeste ordbøger by Christian Friderich Bay
vaad) wet all over. (– igiennem) thoroughly, thorough and thorough. (– vel) veny or full well. [Whole. Ganske, (det) the Total, the Gante, a Fool, a filly Fellow. Gamte, (firere) to #dieule, banter, make a Fool of. Garant, a Guarantee, Surety.
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
vaad; Icel. vátr; Sw. wat, wet (see also WATER) 1: humid; ...
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Scrabble value of V4A1A1D2
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