Meaning of “Judaism” in the English Dictionary

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"Judaism" in British English

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Judaismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈdʒuː.deɪ.ɪ.zəm/ us /ˈdʒuː.deɪ.ɪ.zəm/

the religion of the Jewish people, based on belief in one God and on the laws contained in the Torah and Talmud


  • He converted to Judaism.
  • She is an expert on Judaism.

(Definition of “Judaism” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Judaism" in American English

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Judaismnoun [ U ]

us /ˈdʒu·diˌɪz·əm, -deɪˌɪz-/

a religion based on a belief in a single God and on the Talmud (= a collection of writings explaining Jewish law and customs) and parts of the Bible

(Definition of “Judaism” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)