halakhist

halakhist

[hah-luh-kist, huh-lah-, huh-lak-ist]
noun
1.
one of the writers or compilers of the Halakhah.
2.
a person who is versed in the Halakhah.
Also, halakist, halachist.


Origin:
1880–85; Halakh(ah) + -ist

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