1828, in the meaning defined above
Late Hebrew Ashkĕnāzī, from Ashkĕnāz, medieval rabbinical name for Germany
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“Ashkenazi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ashkenazi. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.
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