Book of Genesis

Book of Genesis
ספר בראשית
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תישארב רפס

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  • Book of Genesis — The Book of Genesis redirects here. For the band, see Genesis (band). Gen. redirects here. For the military rank, see General officer. Hebrew Bible …   Wikipedia

  • Book of Genesis — noun the first book of the Old Testament: tells of Creation; Adam and Eve; the Fall of Man; Cain and Abel; Noah and the flood; God s covenant with Abraham; Abraham and Isaac; Jacob and Esau; Joseph and his brothers • Syn: ↑Genesis • Members of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Book of Genesis — first book of the Bible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • GENESIS, BOOK OF — GENESIS, BOOK OF, the first book of the Pentateuch. The English title refers to the opening theme of the book and is derived, via the Latin transliteration, from the tradition of the Alexandrian Jews as reflected in the Septuagint Greek: genesis …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • GENESIS RABBAH — (Heb. בְּרֵאשִׁית רַבָּה), aggadic Midrash on the Book of Genesis, the product of Palestinian amoraim. Title The earlier title of the Midrash was apparently Bereshit de Rabbi Oshaya Rabbah (Genesis of R. Oshaya Rabbah) so named after its opening… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Book of Jubilees —     Book of Jubilees     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Book of Jubilees     (ta Iobelaia).     An apocryphal writing, so called from the fact that the narratives and stories contained in it are arranged throughout in a fanciful chronological system… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Genesis (disambiguation) — Genesis may refer to:Gaming* Sega Genesis, a gaming console * , a computer game * Genesis Rhapsodos, a character in the Final Fantasy gaming franchiseTransportationVehicles* Bertone Genesis, a concept car * GE Genesis, a locomotive * Genesis… …   Wikipedia

  • GENESIS RABBATI — (Heb. בְּרֵאשִׁית רַבָּתִּי), a Midrash on the Book of Genesis usually ascribed to moses ha darshan of Narbonne (first half of 11th century). The Midrash was published from the only extant manuscript by Ḥ. Albeck (Jerusalem, 1940). However… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Genesis Rabba — (Bereshit Rabba in Hebrew: בראשית רבה) is a religious text from Judaism s classical period. It is a midrash comprising a collection of ancient rabbinical homiletical interpretations of the book of Genesis ( Bereshit in Hebrew). It is expository… …   Wikipedia

  • GENESIS (software) — GENESIS (The GEneral NEural SImulation System ) is a simulation environment for constructing realistic models of neurobiological systems at many levels of scale including subcellular processes, individual neurons, networks of neurons, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Genesis Theatre — were an amateur theatre group that existed from 1975 to 1982 in the Greater Manchester area. The name was taken from the book of Genesis, because when they started out they were literally at their beginning.The group were known for attempting… …   Wikipedia

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