) is a Hebrew
word meaning "order", and can have any of the following meanings:
For Jewish holidays:
- Passover Seder, relives the enslavement and subsequent Exodus of the Children of Israel from Ancient Egypt
- There is also a seder for the minor Jewish holiday of Tu Bishvat, the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat. It is known as Hemdat ha-Yamim and is modeled on the Passover seder.
In the Hebrew Bible:
Relating to Talmudic texts:
In Jewish liturgy:
- An order of prayers that constitutes a liturgy, similar to the word siddur; example: The Seder of Rav Amram Gaon. See the article on siddur for this meaning.
- A related section of service within a given liturgy; for example: the seder of sounding the shofar.
In Jewish mysticism: