• Definition for "chassidim"
    • a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose away…
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chassidim definition

  • noun:
    • a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose away from a pietistic activity originating in eastern European countries when you look at the second half associated with the 18th century; a sect that uses the Mosaic law purely
    • a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement while it began with eastern Europe into the last half of eighteenth century; a sect that follows the Mosaic legislation purely
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