adj. Of, relating to, or affiliated with Conservative Judaism.
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
- Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
- North America
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
- Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
Conservative is the North American equivalent of what is known elsewhere as Masorti.
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