middos

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middos

מדות‎

middos- A plural Hebrew word meaning "measures" often used in reference to the "attributes" or character traits of G-d or men.  The 13 Middos are attributed to Rabbi Yisrael Lipkin also known as Reb Yisrael Salanter (1810-1883). The 13 Middos are: truth, fastidiousness, diligence, honor, peace of mind, gentleness, cleanliness, patience, order, humility, righeousness, thrift, and silence.  Also transliterated as middot.  Pronounced mee DOHSSingular madad.

 

In reference to G-d, The Thirteen Middot are found in Exodus 34:6-7.

see http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/10802-middot-shelosh-esreh

 

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Yom Sh'lishi, 16 Tishrei, 5780 - Chol Hamoed Sukkot

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