Definition of


  1. (noun, group) a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement originating in eastern Europe in the second half of the 18th century; a sect that follows the Mosaic law strictly

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Synonyms of Chassidim

chasidim, hasidim, hasidism, hassidim

Alternate forms of Chassidim

Hypernyms: jewish orthodoxy, orthodox judaism

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