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דת
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Iranian *dāta (law). Cognate to Persian داد (dâd) and, more remotely, Latin data, nominative plural of datum (that is given).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

דָּת (datf (plural indefinite דָּתוֹת, singular construct דַּת־)

  1. religion

Usage notesEdit

  • In Biblical Hebrew, the construct form was דָּת, as seen in, e.g., Esther 2:12 and Esther 9:13.

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