chabadsker

Definitions

  • n., a follower of Chabad Lubavitch (i.e., a Lubavitcher Hasid), often pejorative
  • adj., of or relating to Chabad Lubavitch (i.e., Lubavitcher), often pejorative

Example Sentences

  • Today is a day the Chabadskers celebrate on their Jewish calendar. Maybe a rebbe was released from jail today.

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

Yiddish חבדסקער, derived from the acronym חב"ד with the Slavic adjective suffix סק- -sk and the nominalizing suffix ער- -er

Who Uses This

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

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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