[joo-dee-ist, -dey-, -duh-, joo-dey-]
an adherent or supporter of Judaism.
(in the early Christian church) a convert from Judaism who followed or advocated Jewish rites or practices.

1840–50; Juda(ism) + -ist

Judaistic, adjective
Judaistically, adverb
anti-Judaist, noun, adjective
anti-Judaistic, adjective
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