n. Nickname for Ashkenazi Jews.
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
Textual Hebrew "Ashkenazi" clipped + English diminutive/hypocoristic "i"
- Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage
- Syrian: Jews with recent ancestry in Syria
- Persian: Jews with recent ancestry in Iran
- Bukharan Jews
- Great Britain
- North America
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