Lubavitcher

noun
Lu·​ba·​vitch·​er | \ ˈlü-bə-ˌvi-chər How to pronounce Lubavitcher (audio) , lü-ˈbä- How to pronounce Lubavitcher (audio) \

Definition of Lubavitcher

: a member of a Hasidic sect founded by Schneur Zalman of Lyady in the late 18th century

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Lubavitcher adjective

First Known Use of Lubavitcher

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Lubavitcher

Yiddish lyubavitsher, from Lyubavitsh, town in Belarus

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“Lubavitcher.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lubavitcher. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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