Rabbin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rabbin răb"bĭn Same as Rabbi.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rabbin Same as rabbi.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Rabbin rab′in Jewish title of a doctor or expounder of the law
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr.,—Heb. rabbírab, great, master—rābab, to be great. Cf. Ar. rabb, master, the Lord.

Usage

In literature:

Reader in Talmudic and Rabbinic Literature, University of Cambridge.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
What might be taken as poetic fancies in our text are recounted as historical facts in rabbinical literature.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
If she sware by her troth, or faith, or any such thing, it may be doubtful, and might require a synod of the Rabbins to determine it.
"One Snowy Night" by Emily Sarah Holt
And in this view the German Professor, I found, was only re-echoing Rabbinic opinion.
"Ghetto Comedies" by Israel Zangwill
The Right Reverend and the Rabbin were decidedly opposed to the opinion of the bar.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 2" by Various
ROC, the, of Arabian tales, a creature of Rabbinical fancy, i.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
There were not a few women, though, who were well versed in the Scriptures and also in rabbinical teaching.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
The inferior position of Jewish women is frequently referred to in the rabbinical writings.
"Women of Early Christianity" by Alfred Brittain
The only rabbinical school in the country was closed in the 1950s.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
They find that those who begin by laughing at rabbinical absurdities end by despising the Word of God.
"The Religious Life of London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
The Jews of Spain continued, nevertheless, devotees of secular sciences as well as of rabbinical lore.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
Involuntarily I am reminded of the old rabbinical lore: only one instant of righteousness, and Messiah would come upon earth.
"Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist" by Alexander Berkman
Stern (J)., Rabbiner, German writer, b. of Jewish parents, Liederstetten (Wurtemburg), his father being Rabbi of the town.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
That he refused to accept the current rabbinical views is certain, though the Talmud cites his legal decisions.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3" by Various
Thus the Rabbinate still reigned, though it scarcely governed either the East End or the West.
"The Grandchildren of the Ghetto" by Israel Zangwill
All the absurd ideas of the Jewish rabbins regarding the dead have been received and embraced by the fathers of Abyssinia.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
Never were rabbinism, the taste for the marvellous and the imagination of the orientals displayed to greater excess.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
This rabbin was an excellent theologian; he reasoned like Dom Calmet.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 9 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
A rabbinic parable of the period will give us the point of view.
"Religion and the War" by Various
The Amorites, the most important tribe of the aborigines of Palestine, are described in the Jewish Rabbinical writings as of enormous stature.
"Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore" by Charles Hardwick
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In poetry:

Come hither, Judas Iscariot.
Say, if thy lesson thou hast got
From the Rabbinical Book or not.
Why howl the dogs at night?
"The Golden Legend: III. A Street In Strasburg" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Dear child, 'twas but a sorry jest,
And from my heart I hate the cynic
Who makes the Book of Life a nest
For comments staler than rabbinic.
"Arcadia Rediviva" by James Russell Lowell
Prayers change to blooms, the ancient Rabbins taught;
So his, then, seemed to blossom forth and glow,
As if his supplicating soul had brought
Sandalphon down below.
"Arms And The Man - The Dead Statesman" by James Barron Hope
It is but a legend, I know,--
A fable, a phantom, a show,
Of the ancient Rabbinical lore;
Yet the old mediaeval tradition,
The beautiful, strange superstition,
But haunts me and holds me the more.
"Sandalphon. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Have you read in the Talmud of old,
In the Legends the Rabbins have told
Of the limitless realms of the air,--
Have you read it,--the marvellous story
Of Sandalphon, the Angel of Glory,
Sandalphon, the Angel of Prayer?
"Sandalphon. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I said, and sent my edict through the land;
Around my throne the letter'd Rabbins stand,
Historic leaves revolve, long volumes spread,
The old discoursing as the younger read!
Attend I heard, proposed my doubts, and said:
"Solomon on the Vanity of the World, A Poem. In Three Books. - Knowledge. Book I." by Matthew Prior

In news:

Rabbinical College of Montreal, Canada.
Rabbi Elyssa Auster, 29, received her rabbinic ordination and masters of Jewish education from Hebrew College this June.
Director, Public Policy, Rabbinical Assembly.
More than 280 graduates, their family members and friends joined together at the Rabbinical College of America in New Jersey to celebrate the hard work and.
Among the items that Tzohar is calling for will be to elect new rabbinical court judges who would be more open to the needs of the general public, not just the religiously observant sectors.
' Rabbinic giant' to step down after 37 years at local synagogue.
Morris Township's Rabbinical College of America ordains 278 rabbis.
After the vote by the gathering of about 500 rabbis, Rabbi Samuel E Karff of Houston, the president of the rabbinical body, called the action consistent with the liberal traditions of Reform Judaism .
Reform and Conservative rabbinical leaders called for increased gun controls in the wake of a spate of shootings.
These same centuries formed the seedbed of rabbinic Judaism.
The Ongoing Failure Of Israel's Chief Rabbinate.
"There is close rabbinical supervision of the food preparation process," it says.
Shlomo Machlis, left, a rabbinic supervisor, and Todd Kurtis, a manager, uphold New York Medical College's kosher rules.
Parra Rabbinic Randy Lester-Wilson will officiate the event.
Work-life balance is especially hard for members of the rabbinate.
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