n. Talmudic tractate.
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
Heb. מסכת masekhet, Aram. מסכתא masekhta
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Who Uses This
mesechta, masechet, masekhet, masechtah
derives from the Hebrew for "web"
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