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haggadist

[huh-gah-dist] /həˈgɑ dɪst/
noun
1.
one of the writers of the Aggadah.
2.
a person who is versed in the Aggadah.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; Haggad(ah) + -ist
Related forms
haggadistic
[hag-uh-dis-tik] /ˌhæg əˈdɪs tɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for haggadist

haggadist

/həˈɡɑːdɪst/
noun (Judaism)
1.
a writer of Aggadoth
2.
an expert in or a student of haggadic literature
Derived Forms
haggadistic (ˌhæɡəˈdɪstɪk) adjective
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