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Mishnah

Mish·nah (Mish·na)

Mishnah (Mishna)

 
pronunciation:
mIsh n
part of speech: noun
inflections: Mishnayot, Mishnayoth
definition 1: the first section of the Talmud, consisting of the oral laws and scriptural interpretations of them.
definition 2: any of these interpretations.
derivation: Mishnaic (adj.)