Samaritans

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Samaritans
שומרונים
السامريون
Flickr - Government Press Office (GPO) - Samaritans praying during Passover holiday ceremony on mount Grizim.jpg
Samaritans on Mount Gerizim, West Bank - 20060429.jpg
Samaritans on Moont Gerizim, Wast Bank
Tot population
Approx. 800 (2012)[1]
Regions wi signeeficant populations
Samaritan communities
Holon, Israel 400[1]
Kiryat Luza, jynt Israeli an Palestinian control.[2] 350[1]
Ither Israeli ceeties ≈50
Releegions
Samaritanism
Scripturs

Samaritan Torah

Samaritan Beuk o Joshua[3]
Leids
Modren vernacular
Modren Ebreu, Ebreu, Arabic
Past vernacular
Arabic, precedit bi Aramaic an earlier Ebreu
Leeturgical
Samaritan Ebreu, Samaritan Aramaic, Samaritan Arabic[3]
Relatit ethnic groups
Jews, Palestinian fowk

The Samaritans (Samaritan Ebreu: שוֹמְרִים Samerim "Guardians/Keepers/Watchers [of the Law/Torah]", Jewish Ebreu: שומרונים‎‎ Shomronim, Arabic: السامريونSāmeriyyūn) are an ethnoreleegious group o the Levant, descendit frae auncient Semitic indwallers o the region.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Samaritan Update Retrieved 8 January 2013.
  2. Barbati, Gabrielle (January 21, 2013). "Israeli Election Preview: The Samaritans, Caught Between Two Votes". International Business Times. Retrieved 14 October 2014. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Joshua, The Samaritan Book Of:". JewishEncyclopedia.com. Retrieved 2010-02-25.