mezuza definition

  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of mezuzah.
    • A piece of parchment bearing the Decalogue and attached to the doorpost; -- in use among orthodox Hebrews. The expression can also be regularly make reference to the tiny case containing this scroll, alongside the biblical inscription in. The text is generally extracted from Deuteronomy 6:4-9 and 11:13-21.
    • religious texts from Deuteronomy inscribed on parchment and rolled up in an instance this is certainly connected to the doorframe of numerous Jewish households according to Jewish law

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