golem

[n] - (Jewish folklore) an artificially created human being that is given life by supernatural means
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golem

In Jewish thought, anything that has a potential which has not yet been achieved. Adam is sometimes described as golem when he had been created from the Earth but God had not yet...
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golem

in Jewish folklore, an image endowed with life. The term is used in the Bible (Psalms 139:16) and in Talmudic literature to refer to an embryonic or ...
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Golem

[Bretan opera] Golem is a one-act opera by Nicolae Bretan to his own libretto, based on the legend of the Golem as expressed in a drama by Illés Kaczér. It was written over a brief period in 1923, and was first performed in Cluj on 23 December 1924. It was not performed in the U.S. until its 1990 premiere at Opera Omaha under the stage di...
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Golem

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golem

golem (gō'lum) [Heb.,=an undeveloped lump], in medieval Jewish legend, an automatonlike servant made of clay and given life by means of a charm, or shem [Heb.,=name, or the name of God]. Golems were attributed in Jewish legend to several rabbis in different European countries. The most fam...
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golem

[English words of Yiddish origin] a man-made humanoid; an android, Frankenstein monster (from Hebrew גולם gōlem, but influenced in pronunciation by Yiddish goylem)
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Golem

[short story] `Golem` is a comical short story written by a Korean author Lee Yeongdo based on the world of his novel Dragon Raja. It is a part of a series of short stories Yeongdo wrote known as `Sceneries Of Laboratory.` The story portrays and questions human-based borders and limits and their meaning through an artificially created being...
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Golem

[David Wisniewski book] Golem is a 1996 picture book written and illustrated by David Wisniewski. With illustrations made of cut-paper collages, it is Wisniewski`s retelling of the Jewish folktale of the Golem, with real people, real places, and a lengthy one-page background at the end. The story is set in year 1580 in Prague, and the Jews ...
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Golem

[Dungeons & Dragons] The golem is a fictional class of monster created for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game based upon the Golem of Jewish mythology. The golem first appeared in the original Greyhawk supplement (1975) written by Gary Gygax and Robert J. Kuntz and has since then became one of the most well-known creatures of ...
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Golem

[disambiguation] A golem is an artificial animated being in medieval and Jewish folklore. Golem or The Golem may also refer to: ==In literature== ==In music== ==In film== ==In geography== ==In comics and gaming== ==Other== == See also == ...
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Golem

[ILP] Golem is an inductive logic programming algorithm developed by Stephen Muggleton and Feng. It uses the technique relative least general generalization proposed by Gordon Plotkin. Therefore, only positive examples are used and the search is bottom-up. Negative examples can be used to reduce the size of the hypothesis by deleting useles...
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Golem

In Jewish folklore, a golem (əm {respell|GOH|ləm}; גולם) is an animated anthropomorphic being, magically created entirely from inanimate matter. The word was used to mean an amorphous, unformed material (usually out of stone and clay) in Psalms and medieval writing. The most famous golem narrative involves Judah Loew ben Bezalel, the late-16...
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