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Zadokite

noun Za·dok·ite \ˈzādəˌkīt\

Definition of Zadokite

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a Zadokite priest

  2. 2 :  a member of the Zadokite sect

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Origin and Etymology of zadokite

Zadok, high priest of Israel during the reign of King David + English -ite


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Zadokite

adjective Za·dok·ite \"\

Definition of Zadokite

  1. 1 :  of or relating to Zadok or a line of priests of the highest rank descended from him the Zadokite priesthood

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or constituting a Jewish rigorist sect seceding from Orthodox Judaism and settling in Damascus in the second century b.c.

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