- campers; members of youth movement, as in Hashomer Hatzair
- disciples (in a classroom)
- "Only a few hanichim came to yesterday's activities"
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Modern Hebrew
Who Uses This
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
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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