n. Campers; members of youth movement, as in Hashomer Hatzair.
n. Disciples (in a classroom).
"Only a few hanichim came to yesterday's activities"
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Modern Hebrew
- Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- Organizations: People involved in a professional or volunteer capacity with Jewish nonprofit organizations
- North America
- Australia / New Zealand
Who Uses This
Most commonly used in this, its plural form. But also can be used in singular: חניך chanich / hanich (m.) or חניכה chanicha / hanicha (f.).
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