chasidishkeit

Alternative Spellings

chassidishkeit, khasidishkeit, khassidishkeit

Definitions

  • Chasidic piety

Example Sentences

  • "I am looking for a shidduch for my niece, someone who completely devoted to Yiddishkeit and Chassidishkeit."

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

חסידישקייט khasidishkayt 'Hasidic-ness'

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

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