Ezrat Nashim

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(Heb., ‘Court of Women’).

A courtyard in the Jerusalem temple. Women were not permitted to pass beyond the Ezrat Nashim, and later, the term was applied to the section of the synagogue reserved for women.


Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.