Sunday, August 10, 2008

Artscroll’s word of the day: This comes from the Daf on Shabbos, Page 29 A1, note #9-

The Gemarah hermeneutically derives… I personally use hermeneutically in my every day speech. Don’t you?

Hermeneutically: serving to interpret or explain something. In other words, the gemara derives derives… Have thesaurus will travel!