hasidic

Hasid

[hah-sid; Ashkenazic Hebrew khaw-sid; Sephardic Hebrew khah-seed]
noun, plural Hasidim [hah-sid-im, huh-; Ashkenazic Hebrew khaw-see-dim; Sephardic Hebrew khah-see-deem] . Judaism.
1.
a member of a sect founded in Poland in the 18th century by Baal Shem-Tov and characterized by its emphasis on mysticism, prayer, ritual strictness, religious zeal, and joy. Compare Mitnagged.
2.
an Assidean.


Origin:
< Hebrew ḥāsīd pious (person)

Hasidic [hah-sid-ik, huh-] , adjective
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Chassid, Chasid, Hassid or Hasid (ˈhæsɪd, Hebrew xəˈsid, ˈhæsɪd, Hebrew xəˈsid, ˈhæsɪd, Hebrew xəˈsid, ˈhæsɪd, Hebrew xəˈsid)
 
n , pl Chassidim, Chasidim, Hassidim, Hasidim
1.  a sect of Jewish mystics founded in Poland about 1750, characterized by religious zeal and a spirit of prayer, joy, and charity
2.  a Jewish sect of the 2nd century bc, formed to combat Hellenistic influences
 
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