Council of Jamnia
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Also, Jabneh (Yavneh). A hypothesized series of discussions held in Jamnia that supposedly led to the establishment of the Writings and the finalization of the Hebrew canon.
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JAMNIA, COUNCIL OF
JAMNIA, COUNCIL OF jam´nee-uh [יַבְנֵה yavneh]. Jamnia, also called Yavneh (sometimes spelled Jabneh), was a coastal town of Roman Palestine that came to prominence following the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 ce. In early rabbinic manuscripts the town is called Yavni, and even Yewwani (yavni [יַבְנִי],