Hasidism

noun
Ha·​si·​dism | \ ˈha-sə-ˌdi-zəm How to pronounce Hasidism (audio) , ˈhä-, ˈḵä- \

Definition of Hasidism

1 : the practices and beliefs of the Hasidim
2 : the Hasidic movement

First Known Use of Hasidism

1893, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Hasidism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hasidism. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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