Definitions

  • n. Responsa - rabbinic rulings.

Example Sentences

  • "Pardon me for not citing sources better. I am out of the house and don't have the seforim in front of me. If anyone wants, I can get the sources later. Perhaps if someone has access to R' Moshe's shutim, he can shed light on the issue"

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • שו"תים

    • Who Uses This

      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

      Regions

      • North America
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      shu"tim

Notes

  • Acronym for she'elot uteshuvot / shayles un tshuves.

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