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explain this word apikor

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asked Jan 18, 2014 in Judaism by anonymous
   

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Epikoros is a Jewish term cited in the Mishnah, referring to one who does not have a share in the world to come: The Rabbinic literature uses merely the term Epikoros, without a specific reference to the Greek philosopher Epicurus, yet it is apparent that the term is derived from the Greek.
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