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  • Besides the rav and the dayyan there were other men whose callings were holy, -- the shohat, who knew how cattle and fowls should be killed; the hazzan and the other officers of the synagogue; the teachers of Hebrew, and their pupils.

    The Promised Land

  • Besides the rav and the dayyan there were other men whose callings were holy, – the shohat, who knew how cattle and fowls should be killed; the hazzan and the other officers of the synagogue; the teachers of Hebrew, and their pupils.

    The Promised Land

  • For several years my grandfather travelled in Hode's train, in the capacity of shohat providing kosher meat for the little troup in the unholy wilds of "far Russia"; and the grateful couple rewarded him so generously that he soon had a fortune of eighty rubles laid by.

    The Promised Land

  • Besides the rav and the dayyan there were other men whose callings were holy, ” the shohat, who knew how cattle and fowls should be killed; the hazzan and the other officers of the synagogue; the teachers of Hebrew, and their pupils.

    The Promised Land

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