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Haskalah

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(lit. “the Enlightenment”); (a) the movement founded in the late 18th century by Moses Mendelssohn to restudy the Torah in the light of modern secular knowledge; (b) later offshoots of this movement

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Entry for 'Haskalah'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ckb/h/haskalah.html. 2012.

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