Recon

Pronunciations

Definitions

  • Adj. Of or pertaining to Reconstructionist Judaism (a movement founded by Rabbi M. M. Kaplan, emphasizing Judaism as a civilization more than a religion).

Example Sentences

  • The Recon synagogues say the prayer like this.

  • My friend is Recon.

Languages of Origin

  • English

Etymology

  • Shortened form of "Reconstructionist".

    • Who Uses This

      • Non-Orthodox Jews

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

Notes

  • Stressed on first syllable: 'ree-kon.

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