chassidish

Pronunciations

chassidish (chah-SID-dish) listen

Definitions

  • adj. 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" (source)

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
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      hasidish, chasidish

Notes

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