Recon

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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