Which word best translates the word
kabbalah: tradition or stories?
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The English word Kabbala derives from the Hebrew qabbalah, received lore or tradition and denotes the
tradition of mystical interpretation of the Old Testament. This word derives in
turn from the Hebrew qibbel, to receive,
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