Akeyda, Akeda, Akeydah, Akeidah
- The binding of Isaac (episode in the Torah)
- "The Akedah, the story of the binding of Yitzchak, lends itself to multiple interpretations." (http://torahmusings.com/2008/01/rav-soloveitchik-on-akedah/)
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Can be pronounced with the accent on the ultimate or penultimate syllable
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