chassidish

Alternative Spellings

hasidish, chasidish

Definitions

  • Adhering to Hasidism, a mystical brand of Orthodox Judaism; having traits associated with Hasidim

Example Sentences

  • "I'm not chassidish or anything, but I connect to HaShem in a very "chassidish" way and I LOVE this explanation you have on here" (http://www.askmoses.com/en/article/447,203/What-is-Chassidism.html)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Yiddish

Etymology

חסידיש khsidish 'Hasidic'

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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