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Abstraction
the act of withdrawing or removing something
Anti-Semitic
relating to or characterized by anti-Semitism; hating Jews
Beadle
a minor parish official who serves as an usher and preserves order at services
Cabbala
Hebrew or Jewish "bible"
Deportees
expelled from home or country by authority
Emigration
migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another)
Gestapo
the secret state police in Nazi Germany; known for its terrorist methods
Ghetto
The barbed wire, enclosed area where the Jews were to stay before they were finally deported
Haggard
showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering
Initiation
the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
Passover
(Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
Pillage
the act of stealing valuable things from a place
Rabbi
a Hebrew title of respect for a Jewish scholar or teacher
Refuge
a shelter from danger or hardship
Synagouge
A Jewish place of worship
Talmud
the collection of ancient rabbinic writings on Jewish law and tradition
Truncheons
a short stout club used primarily by policemen