Halacha

Halacha, the Jewish law as developed into validity by the decisions of the Scribes, on the basis of inferential reasoning or established custom; it was of higher authority than the law as written, though not held valid till sanctioned by a majority of the doctors.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Hal * Halberstadt
Haiduk
Hailes, Lord, Sir David Dalrymple
Haileybury College
Hainan
Hainault
Hakim
Hakim Ben Allah
Hakluyt, Richard
Hakodate
Hal
Halacha
Halberstadt
Halcyon Days
Haldane, Robert
Hale, Sir Matthew
Hales, Alexander of
Hales, John
Hales, Stephen
Halévy, Jacques François Elias
Halévy, Joseph
Haliburton, Thomas Chandler

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Halacha in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable