Karaite definition

  • noun:
    • An adherent of Karaism.
    • A sect of Jews just who adhere closely into the letter regarding the Scriptures, rejecting the oral legislation, and enabling the Talmud no binding authority; -- against the Rabbinists.
    • a part of a Jewish sect which adheres to Scripture as compared with dental tradition, and therefore denies the binding authority associated with Talmud.

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