Definition of Midrash. Meaning of Midrash. Synonyms of Midrash

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Definition of Midrash

Midrash
Midrash Mid*rash", n.; pl. Midrashim, Midrashoth. [Heb., explanation.] A talmudic exposition of the Hebrew law, or of some part of it.

Meaning of Midrash from wikipedia

- Midrash (/ˈmɪdrɑːʃ/; Hebrew: מִדְרָשׁ; pl. מִדְרָשִׁים‎ midrashim) is expansive Jewish Biblical exegesis using a rabbinic mode of interpretation prominent...
- A beth midrash (Hebrew: בית מדרש, or beis medrash, beit midrash, pl. batei midrash "House of Learning") is hall dedicated for Torah study, often translated...
- classical rabbinic literature of Judaism, particularly the Talmud and Midrash. In general, Aggadah is a compendium of rabbinic texts that incorporates...
- Midrash Iyyob (Hebrew: מדרש איוב) or Midrash to Job is an aggadic midrash that is no longer extant. Explicit reference to the source Midrash Iyyob are...
- Midrash Rabba or Midrash Rabbah can refer to part of or the collective whole of specific aggadic midrashim on the books of the Torah and the Five Megillot...
- subjects more thoroughly than the Midrash, and it includes a much broader selection of halakhic subjects than the Midrash. The Mishnah's topical organization...
- Rabbi Akiva Ein Yaakov Legends of the Jews Midrash HaGadol Midrash Hashkem Midrash Rabba Midrash Shmuel Midrash Tehillim Pesikta de-Rav Kahana Pesikta Rabbati...
- Midrash Proverbs (Hebrew: מדרש משלי, Midrash Mishlei) is the aggadic midrash to the Book of Proverbs. It is first mentioned under the title "Midrash Mishlei"...
- Midrash Tehillim (Hebrew: מדרש תהלים), also known as Midrash Shocher Tov or the Midrash to Psalms, is an aggadic midrash to Psalms. It is known since the...
- Midrash halakha (Hebrew: הֲלָכָה) was the ancient Judaic rabbinic method of Torah study that expounded upon the traditionally received 613 Mitzvot (commandments)...