At what time did the Jews give up Polygamy?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Askenazi Jews gave up polygamy in Europe, in the eleventh century. However, Arab Jews continued the practice right up until the twentieth century. The state of Israel banned polygamy, but made an exception for Jewish immigrants from Arab areas such as Yemen.
6 people found this useful

What is polygamy?

Definition of Polygamy . The condition or practice of having more than one spouse at one time. Also called plural marriage . . Zoology . A mating pattern in which a sing

When is it time to give up on a marriage?

When it becomes detrimental to your mental health. If one has cheated and you can not forget it, and move past it. Then it's over. The guilt trip only angers them more and the

How do you know when it is time to give up your virginity?

When you are legally, mentally, and physically mature would probably be the very best time, if ever, so you are ready to deal with any complications that may come along with h

Why did the Nazis force Jews to give up their jobs?

The Nuremburg Laws 1935 stated that Jews could not have a business. They had no culture ,could not vote, join arm forces, could not hold public office just to name a few. That

Did Jews ever give up during the holocaust?

In a lot of cases, the Jews did not that they were being led to slaughter. The Nazis told them that they were going to take a large group shower, but instead of water coming o

When did polygamy stop in bible times?

Polygamy was tolerated until the time of the Christian congregation. (1 Timothy 3:2) The overseer should therefore be irreprehensible, a husband of one wife, moderate in

Was polygamy occurring before Abraham's time?

Most likely although I'm not sure if it is mentioned. Egyptian pharoahs which existed before Abraham probably owned concubines but.. Answer from the Bible: Yes. A man name

What can you do about polygamy?

We have already done something about it in the United States. It is against the law. We have already done something about it in the United States. It is against the law. We

Why did the Nazis give the Jews so little time to prepare to move?

In most cases the Jews had days or weeks to prepare. For examplethe scene in the film 'Schindler's List' where the ghetto iscleared was made up for dramatic purposes, in reali
In Judaism

What do you have to give up to become an Orthodox Jew?

Answer 1 Everything! You're devoting 100% of your life to God. Answer 2 It depends entirely on where you are starting from. However,becoming an Orthodox Jew is not like be